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Scunthorpe

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  • Hundred: Manley
  • Area: Lindsey West Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.0 geld units (medium).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Messingham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.2 geld units.
  • Households: 1 villager.
  • Ploughland: 0.1 ploughlands (land for). 0.3 men's plough teams.
  • Lord in 1066: Alnoth.
  • Lord in 1086: William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Peterborough (St Peter), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,32

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