1) Formerly the past participle of to let, that is to grant possession of for a payment.

1597 John Hutchinson for one close letten for one yeare ... 40s, Reeth

1642 wee have allwayes letten our lande and inclosure thereto belonging for 40s an oxegange, Elmswell

1686-7 To Thomas Frankland 8 sheep gates letten in the new cloase at 8 pence apiece, Conistone.

dates 1597 1642 1686-1687

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