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[Old] Byland

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  • Hundred: Yarlestre
  • Area: North Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.8.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Eskil.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert Malet.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Malet.
  • Phillimore reference: 11N17

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