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Wolstanton

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  • Hundred: Pirehill
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £6.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 2 smallholders. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 league * 1 furlong mixed measures.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,15

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