1) Collock had more than one meaning but it often referred to a wooden pail or bucket and ‘bochecollock’ or collock-mender occurred as a by-name from the thirteenth century.

1241-52 Symon Bothocolock [sic], Broughton

1315 Adam Botchecollok, Upperthong. The fact that there are references to an Adam Bochecollock near Skipton in 1315 may point to an itinerant workman, similar to a tinker.

dates 1241-1252 1315

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