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Overleigh

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  • Hundred: Chester
  • County: Cheshire
  • Total population: 3 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.3 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.4.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 smallholder.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh Delamere.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh Delamere.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,1

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.