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Norton [-in-the-Moors]

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  • Hundred: Pirehill
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 3 * 2 leagues.
  • Lords in 1066: Godric; Wulfgeat <of Madeley>.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Stafford.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Stafford.
  • Phillimore reference: 11,19

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