Holme Valley in the Middle Ages (2019) by Peter A. Burton

Holme Valley in the Middle Ages was written by Peter A. Burton and published in 2019 by Holme Valley Civic Society Local History Group.

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Contents

  • Introduction
  • The Manor Court
  • The Graveship of Holme
    • Local Officials - The Grave
    • Local Officials - The Forester
    • The Medieval Population of the Graveship of Holme
  • Medieval Settlements
  • Land Use in the Middle Ages
    • Common Land
    • Crop Growing
    • Peat Digging or Turbary
    • Raising Animals
    • Other Produce from the Land
    • Hunting and Game
  • Trades, Occupations and Industry
    • The Shoemaker
    • The Soldier
    • The Miller
    • The Servant
    • Iron Working
    • Coal Mining
  • Life in the Medieval Holme Valley
    • The Great Famine (1315-1317)
    • The Black Death (1348-1350)
    • Families
    • Food and Cooking - Oatcakes
    • Fighting and Conflict
    • Roads and Tracks
  • Buildings in the Graveship of Holme
    • Church
    • Houses
    • Kilns
    • Castle in the Graveship of Holme? - de Castro name
  • Manorial Corn Mills - Cartworth, New Mill & Later Mills
    • Cartworth Mill
    • The New Mill
    • Other Manorial Corn Mills
  • Evidence in Today’s Landscape
    • West Field (Lane), Wooldale
    • Field System at Fulstone
    • Field System at Berristal/Crimes, Hepworth
    • Field System at Hogley, Austonley
    • Town Field, Austonley
    • Town Fields, Upperthong
    • Field System, Stacwode
    • Medieval Boundary of the Graveship of Holme
    • Head Dyke Boundary, Cartworth Bank
    • Medieval Fields and Closes
    • Kiln Acre
    • Netherley
    • New Hey
    • Final Words
  • Appendix A: Medieval Placenames and Settlements in the Graveship of Holme
  • Appendix B: Some Family Names in the Medieval Graveship of Holme
  • Appendix C: Occupations in the Medieval Graveship of Holme
  • Glossary: Guide to terms used in medieval English documents mentioned in the text
  • Bibliography
  • Picture Credits

Holme Valley in the Middle Ages (2019) by Peter A. Burton

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