Origin of yardland
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Examples from the Web for yardland
It is commonly supposed by the surveys that the holder of a yardland joins with one of his fellows to make up the team.
Thus the boor is put before us as a tenant with a house and a yardland or virgate, and two plough oxen.Domesday Book and Beyond
Frederic William Maitland
The hide, the yardland, the oxgang existed not only in the geld-rolls, but in fact and on the ground.