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Siefton

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  • Hundred: Culvestan
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 3 smallholders. 2 female slaves.
  • Ploughland: 11 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 3 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Edric (the wild).
  • Lord in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,1,28

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