bovate


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bovate

(ˈbəʊveɪt)
n
an oxgang
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56) George Henshawe had married Dorothy Villers, daughter of a gentry family, and Robert's arrangements of his copyhold lands in the early seventeenth century were concerned partly with appropriate provision for her: a cottage and garden in Fishpool Head, a messuage and virgate, three cottages in Churchgate, and a messuage or tenement in Baxtergate with the appurtenant bovate of land.