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Sutton [under Whitestone Cliffe]

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  • Hundred: Yarlestre
  • Area: North Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 9.7 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 7 geld units (quite large).

Sutton [under Whitestone Cliffe] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1.5 leagues * 5 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill.
  • Lord in 1066: Ligulf.
  • Lord in 1086: Gerard <of Boltby>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh son of Baldric.
  • Phillimore reference: 23N9

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