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Place: Brereton

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  • Hundred: Middlewich
  • County: Cheshire
  • Total population: 15 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 7 smallholders. 2 slaves. 2 other population.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres. Woodland 1 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.05.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfgeat <of Madeley>.
  • Lords in 1086: Gilbert the hunter; men, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Gilbert the hunter.
  • Phillimore reference: 18,2

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