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Place: Caynham

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  • Hundred: Overs
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 32 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £3.9. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 9 smallholders. 9 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 19 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 4.0 lord's lands. Woodland 200 pigs. 1 mill. 1 salthouse.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Morcar.
  • Lords in 1086: Ralph of Mortimer; Robert of Vessey; Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph of Mortimer.
  • Phillimore reference: 4,11,4

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