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Cowlam

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  • Hundred: Toreshou
  • Area: East Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 5.6 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 18.0 geld units (very large).

Cowlam appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2.
  • Ploughland: 3 ploughlands (land for).
  • Lords in 1066: Ketilbert; Ketilbert's brother.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1.00E+60
  • Waste in 1086: Implied

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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.