1) A cart with closed sides and ends, usually with two wheels, suitable for carrying loads such as dung and lime.
1494 all my waynes and coupes, Barmston
1545 one coup with one pair of wheilles, one pair of couppraithes, Harrogate
1575 j oxe donge cowpe viijd, West Burton
1589 twoo boarded coupes and two payer coupe stanges, Downholme
1616 Cowpe fyllinge Chapmans manure 50 loads 2d each load, Brandsby
1653 for helping to fill the dung coope, Stockeld. Other attributive uses are: 1647 2 shilved wanes & 2 coopwanes, Sharlston
1656 for stealing two coope cappings of iron, Brompton on Swale.