1) A regional word for dye-house, pronounced 'littus' locally.

1540 lands and tenements called A lytehous now in the tenure of John Sunderland, Sowerby

1553 all my hool lithowse, as wadde, hardasche, with all suche thinges thereto belonging, Birstall

1635 un domu voc a Lithouse, Rishworth

1675 litthouses or dyeing houses erected upon the common, Honley.

dates 1540 1553 1635 1675

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