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Swinton

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  • Hundred: Strafforth
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.3 geld units (quite large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £0.8.
  • Households: 8 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for). 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 league * 1 furlong mixed measures.
  • Lord in 1066: Estan <of Wysall>.
  • Lord in 1086: Gilbert Tison.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Gilbert Tison.
  • Phillimore reference: 21W2

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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.