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Place: Hopton

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  • Hundred: Pirehill
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 3.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 2 * 0.5 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Alward.
  • Lord in 1086: Gilbert of Hopton.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert of Stafford.
  • Phillimore reference: 11,11

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.