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Weston

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  • Hundred: Bucklow
  • County: Cheshire
  • Total population: 13 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.4. Value to lord in 1086 £1.8.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 3 smallholders. 3 other population. 2 fishermen.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Gruffydd.
  • Lords in 1086: Brictric; Odard <of Aston>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William son of Nigel.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,18

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