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by Joe Crowdy
14 Jan 2021, 17:23
Forum: Agricultural history
Topic: What is a plough creake?
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What is a plough creake?

I am reading seventeenth century assize court depositions from Ely, and have come across a word I don't know: the "creake" of a plough. Does anyone know what this is? It appears in lists of stolen plough iron: "a cowlter slitt & other iron which seemed to be the creake of a plowgh" "one plowgh cowlt...