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Place: Wrockwardine

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  • Hundred: Wrockwardine
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 27 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6.7. Value to lord in 1086 £12.8.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 priest. 9 other.
  • Ploughland: 18 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 5 lord's plough teams. 12 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.6. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury); (Shrewsbury), St Peter, abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,1,1

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