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).


Lathes and Laithes

This page was last modified on 10 August 2018 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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