1) A northern term for pack-saddle.
1435 ‘2 garthwebbes for a lodesadell’, Scarborough
1563 a lade sadle, ij girths, a halter, and a wantow bodome xxd , Brantfell, Westmorland
1585 two lodesadles with garthes & wantoes 6s 8d, Rastrick
1636 Item, 2 lodesadles, 2 overlayes, 2 wantowes and a tayle band, xs, Allerton near Bradford
1640 Item one lode sadle tree, 16d, Bingley. Recorded in an occupational term: 1658 Richard Ingle, load-sadle maker, Bradfield.