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Marchamley

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  • Hundred: Hodnet
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 22 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.3.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 8 smallholders. 5 slaves. 2 riders.
  • Ploughland: 16.5 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 3 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 100 pigs. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lords in 1066: Aelfric; Siward (the fat).
  • Lords in 1086: Reginald the sheriff; Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Reginald the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,3,1

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