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Fornetorp

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  • Hundred: Bulford
  • Area: North Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 5.5 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.5 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Dalby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.5. Value to lord in 1086 £0.5.
  • Households: 6 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 5 * 3 furlongs. 1 mill, value 0.1.
  • Lord in 1066: Gamal (son of Karli).
  • Lord in 1086: York (St Peter), canons of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Berengar of Tosny.
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Dalby; Fornetorp.
  • Phillimore reference: 8N5
  • Waste in 1086: Partial

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  • Lost, can only be located approximately.
AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.