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Mirfield

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  • Hundred: Morley
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 2 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 0.5 * 1 leagues.
  • Lords in 1066: Arnbiorn <of Worsborough>; Gamal (son of Barth); Healfdene.
  • Lord in 1086: Englishmen, three.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ilbert of Lacy.
  • Phillimore reference: 9W138

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.