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Mexborough

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  • Hundred: Strafforth
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 mill, value 0.4.
  • Lords in 1066: Ulfkil (brother of Algar); Wulfheah.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Bully.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Bully.
  • Phillimore reference: 10W13

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