1) The early regional word for ironstone.

1411 ‘Thomas Thorne made fine with the lord of 20d for licence to carry le Urston over the moor’, Bradford

1450 ‘licence to fetch and carry ironstone called Ureston to … lez Smythiez, Tong. In 1454, Sir John Langton leased to his son all his … mynes of Iryn Ure, Farnley.

dates 1411 1450 1454

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