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Corfton

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  • Hundred: Culvestan
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.8. Value to lord in 1086 £0.6.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 1 smallholder. 4 ploughmen.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Alsi.
  • Lord in 1086: Herbert (of Furches).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Lacy.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,8,10

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