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Place: Clayton

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  • Hundred: Strafforth
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 1 household (very small).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.5 geld units (quite small).
  • Head of manor: Shafton.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.0 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 3 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres. Woodland 0.5 league * 3 furlongs mixed measures.
  • Lord in 1066: Ligulf.
  • Lord in 1086: Richard (of Sourdeval).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Clayton; Deightonby [Fields]; Stotfold; Thurnscoe.
  • Phillimore reference: 5W18

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