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  • Hundred: Pirehill
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 2 slaves. 18 burgesses.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfgar.
  • Lords in 1086: Saint-Evroult, abbey of; Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 8,9

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