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Place: Watton

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  • Hundred: Sneculfcros
  • Area: East Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 4 households (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 16 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 13 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £0.3.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0.5 * 0.5 leagues. 1 church.
  • Lords in 1066: Gamal (son of Karli); Mulagrim; Orm; Thorkil.
  • Lord in 1086: Nigel (Fossard).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 5.00E+29

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