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Rocester

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Rocester appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £8.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 10 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 9 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres. Woodland 1 * 1 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Algar.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,17

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