1) A coarse, hard building-stone, a term with locally distinct meanings.

1409 Et pro cariagio sabuli et rag xijd, Beverley

1741 A very good Slate Quarry, the Slate Bed upwards of five Yards thick and very easy to get, the Ragg of a very good Nature, and fit for any Uses about Buildings, Leeds. See Clifton-Taylor.

places Leeds Beverley
dates 1409 1741

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