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Fownhope

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  • Hundred: Greytree
  • County: Herefordshire
  • Total population: 56 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 15 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 15 exemption units. Taxed on 10.0. Payments of 0.61 payment in kind.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £12. Value to lord in 1086 £16. Value to lord c. 1070 £15.
  • Households: 14 villagers. 10 smallholders. 18 slaves. 8 female slaves. 2 priests. 4 other.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 26 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.25. 3 fisheries. 1 church. 0.5 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: Thorkil White.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh the ass.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh the ass.
  • Phillimore reference: 29,2
  • Waste in 1066: Partial
  • Waste in 1086: Partial

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