Eastoft

EASTOFT, a township, in the parish of Adlingfleet, union of Goole, Lower division of the wapentake of Osgoldcross, W. riding of York, 10 miles (S. S. E.) from Howden; containing 82 inhabitants. It comprises, with the adjoining township of Haldenby, about 1490 acres, of which 300 acres are uncultivated land, but in process of warping. The village is on the Old Don river. The tithes were commuted for land, under an inclosure act, in 1774; and under the recent act were further commuted for £66, of which £49. 10. are payable to the vicar, and £16. 10. to an impropriator.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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