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Place: Besford

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  • Hundred: Baschurch
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.4. Value to lord in 1086 £1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 3 slaves. 2 widows.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Lords in 1066: Doda; Eskil.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Gerard (of Tournai-sur-Dive).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,23,14

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