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Whiston

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  • Hundred: Strafforth
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 19.5 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 7.8 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Conisborough.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Households: 7 smallholders. 2 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 5 * 5 furlongs.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 12W17

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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.