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Rolleston [-on-Dove]

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  • Hundred: Offlow
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £10.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 16 smallholders. 1 female slave. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 14 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 50 acres. Woodland 3 * 2 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.25.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Morcar.
  • Lord in 1086: Henry of Ferrers.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Henry of Ferrers.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,3

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