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Place: Shenstone

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  • Hundred: Offlow
  • County: Staffordshire
  • Total population: 26 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3 geld units (medium).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 21 villagers. 4 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 14 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres. Woodland 3 * 1.5 leagues. 1 mill, value 0.27.
  • Lord in 1066: Godwin.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert d'Oilly.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Roger of Shrewsbury.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,32

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