1) A ‘bench’ on which to place dishes, a side-board, quite often linked with ‘cupboard’.

1535 a cobbord with a dysbynk, Mappleton

1543 I witto Edwarde my sonne my dishbenke, Barkston

1554 a dyshbynk, South Cave

1577 one cupboorde one dysshebynke and one counter 5s, Abbotside

1594 one cubborde, one dyshebynke, Thornthwaite

1658 1 diske binke & dishes on it, Selby.

spellings dish-bink
dates 1535 1543 1554 1577 1594 1658

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