Yorkshire Inquisitions, Vol. 3 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Yorkshire Inquisitions, Vol. 3

The matter of tenure is constantly referred to in these inquisitions. Some are very curious. The Meynells of Whorlton, near Stokesley, held their lands of the Archbishops of Canterbury, on the condition of acting as their butlers on the day of their enthronization (p. The same family held the manor of Castle Levington, near Yarm (p. By the tenure of providing a horseman for forty days with the Royal army. The lord of Hooton Paynel (no. Xlvll.) was bound to find four men with horse and arms, apparently in the wars in Wales; and Roger Mowbray, as lord of the manor of Kirkby Malzeard, found five. Another peculiar military tenure was that of finding an arblaster or crossbowman for lands at Givendale, near Pocklington. Sometimes this service took the form of assisting in the guard of some castle, Castehvard, as Tickhill (p. Or the castle in the Honour of Holderness, probably Skipsea (no. Waytemete, payment for the food of the waits or watchmen (p. Was for a similar object.

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Title:Yorkshire Inquisitions, Vol. 3 (Classic Reprint)Format:PaperbackDimensions:226 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.48 inPublished:February 1, 2019Publisher:1KG LimitedLanguage:English

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