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Better spelt pannage or paunage (Manwood has pawnage), as cited in Blount's Nomolexicon.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
The pannage pig or the grass swine, which the villeins give in return for mast and herbage, is often mentioned.
He must pay toll to the bishop when he buys and sells; he must pay tace, apparently the pannage of a later time, for his pigs.
We constantly find such entries as "a wood for pannage of fifty hogs."
Pannage is paid in the same way for the swine grazing in the woods.Villainage in England|Paul Vinogradoff