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[Walsgrave-on-] Sowe

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  • Hundred: Stoneleigh
  • County: Warwickshire
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units (quite large).

[Walsgrave-on-] Sowe appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 2 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 3 * 1 leagues.
  • Lord in 1066: Kolbrand <of Walsgrave>.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard (the forester).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Richard (the forester).
  • Phillimore reference: 44,7

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