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Place: [Richards] Castle

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  • Hundred: Wolfhay
  • County: Herefordshire
  • Total population: 74 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.5 exemption units (quite large).

[Richards] Castle appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.5 exemption units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £7. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 34 villagers. 6 smallholders. 10 slaves. 1 smiths.
  • Ploughland: 5 lord's plough teams. 15 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill.
  • Lord in 1066: Richard Scrope.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,2

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