1) Cherry-coloured, red, a popular name for a cow over several centuries, certainly into the 1800s.

1522 to Elizabeth my doughter my white hedded cowe called chery And to Elsabeth Hagger on red cowe called chery, Methley

1547 one red cow called Cherie, Great Preston

1588 one branded cowe called Chery, Hudswell

1614 one red cowe called Cherrie, Barwick

1715 Chery Buld, Conistone.

dates 1522 1547 1588 1614 1715

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