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Westwood

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  • Hundred: Wormelow
  • County: Herefordshire
  • Total population: 23 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units. Taxed on 6.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5.5.
  • Households: 13 smallholders. 2 slaves. 6 other population. 2 other.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 4.5 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lords in 1086: Gloucester (St Peter), abbey of; Odo; Ralph of Sacey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,61

  • No longer exists as a named location, but can be identified on the ground.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.