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Place: Sprotbrough

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  • Hundred: Strafforth
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 10 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £3.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 10 smallholders. 8 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 3 lord's plough teams. 8 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 league * 2.5 furlongs mixed measures.
  • Lord in 1066: Swein (son of Svavi).
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Bully.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Bully.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Balby; Cusworth; Sprotbrough.
  • Phillimore reference: 10W23

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