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[Great] Sturton

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  • Hundred: Gartree
  • Area: Lindsey South Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 35 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.3 geld units (quite large).

[Great] Sturton appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Ranby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Households: 3 villagers. 3 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 0.1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 60 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Godric.
  • Lord in 1086: Ranulf of St Valery.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Ranulf of St Valery.
  • Phillimore reference: 43,2

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