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[Great] Crakehall

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  • Hundred: Land of Count Alan
  • Area: North Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 12 geld units (very large).
  • Head of manor: Masham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 12 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £1.9.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 6 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres. Woodland 2 * 2 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Lords in 1066: Gilli; Ulfkil.
  • Lord in 1086: men-at-arms, two.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 6N138

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