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Place: Byford

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  • Hundred: Stepleset
  • County: Herefordshire
  • Total population: 11 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units. Taxed on 5.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 1.0.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Lacy.
  • Phillimore reference: 10,60

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