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Place: Croome [d'Abitot] and [Earls] Croome

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Known today as Croome / Croome dAbitot / Earls Croome / Earls Croome.
  • Hundred: Oswaldslow
  • County: Worcestershire
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).

Croome [d'Abitot] and [Earls] Croome appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Ripple.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 4 * 2 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Sigref.
  • Overlord in 1066: Worcester (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Lord in 1086: Siward.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Worcester (St Mary), bishop of.
  • Phillimore reference: 2,33

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