1) A regional spelling of bargham, the collar of a working horse.

1610 one hackney sadle, a packe sadle ... barkame hames, Cottingley

1639 thre barkhooms three paire of Haimes and three paire of traces, Swinsty

1656 three paire of iron traces, fower paire of hames fower barquams, Eshton. In Meriton’s A Yorkshire Dialogue we have: 1683 Neither Traces Hames, nor Baurghwans to find.

dates 1610 1639 1656

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