1) An apparatus for winding ‘garn’ or yarn; a rotatory appliance according to the OED.

1504 j garyn-wyndyll foytt and the blaytters [blades?] viijd, York

1576 ij garnwindell stocks, Scriven

1634 a pair of garnewingle blades and stocke, Elmswell.

dates 1504 1576 1634

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