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[Lower and Upper] Dunsforth

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Known today as Dunsforth / Lower Dunsforth / Upper Dunsforth.
  • Hundred: Burghshire
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total tax assessed: 6 geld units (quite large).

[Lower and Upper] Dunsforth appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £0.2.
  • Ploughland: 2 ploughlands (land for).
  • Other resources: Meadow 6 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Gospatric (son of Arnketil).
  • Lord in 1086: Ranulf.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Erneis of Buron.
  • Phillimore reference: 24W4
  • Waste in 1086: Yes

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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.