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Broadward

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  • Hundred: Tornelaus
  • County: Herefordshire
  • Total population: 16 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.5 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Leominster II.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units. Taxed on 0.5.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 5 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 smiths.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.5. 1 fishery.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofnoth.
  • Overlord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: William son of Norman.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William son of Norman.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,28

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