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Pershore

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  • Hundred: Pershore
  • County: Worcestershire
  • Total population: 68.3 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.8 geld units; 2 exemption units (quite large).

Pershore appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Pershore.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.5 geld units. Payments of 1.0 exactions, tribute.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.5.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 3 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.5.
  • Lord in 1066: Azur.
  • Overlord in 1066: Pershore (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Urso (of Abetot).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Pershore (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 9,1b

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