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Place: Conisbrough

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  • Hundred: Strafforth
  • Area: West Riding
  • County: Yorkshire
  • Total population: 33 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).
  • Head of manor: Conisborough.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £18. Value to lord in 1086 £30.
  • Households: 21 villagers. 11 smallholders. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 59 ploughlands (land for). 5 lord's plough teams. 11 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 1 * 1 leagues. 2 mills, value 1.6. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Earl Harold.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Warenne.
  • Phillimore reference: 12W1

AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.