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Clifton

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  • Hundred: York
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 27.5 geld units (very large).

Clifton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Clifton I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 9.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.8.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 5 ploughlands (ploughs possible). 2 lord's plough teams. 1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 21 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: (Earl) Morcar.
  • Lord in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Alan (of Brittany).
  • Phillimore reference: 6W6

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