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Place: [Lower and Upper] Brailes

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Known today as Brailes / Lower Brailes / Upper Brailes.
  • Hundred: Fexhole
  • County: Warwickshire
  • Total population: 145 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 46 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 46 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £17.5. Value to lord in 1086 £55.
  • Households: 100 villagers. 30 smallholders. 12 slaves. 3 female slaves.
  • Ploughland: 60 ploughlands (land for). 6 lord's plough teams. 46 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 100 acres. Woodland 3 * 2 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Edwin.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,1

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