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Saxton

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  • Hundred: Barkston
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 14 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 15.3 geld units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 15.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £5.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 7 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 12 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 10 acres. 2 mills, value 0.5. 1.8 churches.
  • Lord in 1066: thanes, three.
  • Lord in 1086: Ilbert of Lacy.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ilbert of Lacy.
  • Phillimore reference: 9W8

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