1) The ‘harrs’ of a door were the hinges, so the harr-tree may have been the wooden part of the door frame to which the harrs were attached.

1433 In meremio empto pro reparacione magnorum ostiorum grangić ibidem et in harretres et ligaturis, York. In 1298 William le Harremaker of Scarborough, may have been a hairmaker or hairster.

places York Scarborough
dates 1298 1433

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