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Leighton

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  • Hundred: Wrockwardine
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units. Payments of 0.04 meadow, pasture, woodland.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 7 smallholders. 1 priest. 7 other.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofwy.
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald the sheriff.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Reginald the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,3,22

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