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Wetherby

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  • Hundred: Burghshire
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Knaresborough.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 0.5 * 0.5 leagues.
  • Lord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Erneis of Buron.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Erneis of Buron.
  • Phillimore reference: 24W19

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