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RANDOM ENTRY: STURTON, Lincolnshire

  • Hundred: Manley
  • Area: Lindsey West Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessment: 5.1 geld units (quite large).

Sturton appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Value: Taxable value 3.3 geld units. Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 3 smallholders. 5 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Grimkel.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ralph Paynel.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Scawby; Sturton.

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