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Creswell

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  • Hundred: Pirehill
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 40 acres. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin.
  • Lord in 1086: William Pandolf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 8,19

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