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  • Hundred: Pirehill
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 0.5 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 5 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. Woodland 1 * 1 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Reginald the sheriff.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Reginald the sheriff.
  • Phillimore reference: 14,2

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