1) Any kind of wooden rack, frame or cradle.
1551 one greate meal arke, one disshe cratche, Warley
1617 one dish cratch 6d, Pudsey
1621 one cratch of turnor worke to keepe glasses, Slaidburn
1693 1 dishcrash, Gateforth
1723 he see a lamb killed and part feayed and laid upon a crach, Killinghall.