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Place: Eyton

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  • Hundred: Exestan
  • Area: Ati's Cross
  • County: Cheshire
  • Total population: 9.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2 geld units (quite small).

Eyton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Allington I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 5 smallholders. 3 slaves. 2 Frenchmen.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 0.5 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 4 acres. Woodland 2 * 0.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.2. 0.5 fisheries.
  • Lord in 1066: Lichfield St Chad, bishop of.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh son of Osbern.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh son of Osbern.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Eyton; Sutton.
  • Phillimore reference: 16,2

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