1) The stretch of water in a river, between two bends.

1693 Certaine stumps remnants of an old fish garth in Sandall ratch … being very dangerous to ships, Hook. Fareswell Reach on Wharfe at Cawood is on record from 1700.

places Cawood Hook
dates 1693 1700

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