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[Lower and Upper] Harcourt

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Known today as Harcourt / Lower Harcourt / Upper Harcourt / Great Harcourt / Little Harcourt.
  • Hundred: Conditre
  • County: Shropshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1 geld units (very small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.4. Value to lord in 1086 £0.6. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 6 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward (son of Almund).
  • Lord in 1086: Alchere <of Le Pin>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger (of Shrewsbury).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,27,35

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.