Category:Lathes and Laithes

A lathe (also spelt locally as laith or laithe) is an agricultural barn. The term is also sometimes used in place names, likely indicating a barn once stood at the location.

The etymology is from the Old Norse hlaða (Swedish lada and Danish lade).


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Lathes and Laithes

This page was last modified on 6 December 2017 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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