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Meretown

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  • Hundred: Cuttlestone
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £4.5.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 10 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 0.5 league * 2 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.15.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,24

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