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Place: Branston

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  • Hundred: Offlow
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 5 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1.5 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 24 acres. Woodland 0.5 * 0.5 leagues.
  • Lord in 1066: Countess Godiva.
  • Lord in 1086: Burton (St Mary & St Modwen), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Burton (St Mary & St Modwen), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,2

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