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  • Hundred: Wootton
  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 20 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £14.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 2 smallholders. 6 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 9 ploughlands (land for). 4 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 29 acres.
  • Lord in 1086: Humphrey.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Odo of Bayeux.
  • Phillimore reference: 7,45

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