runted oak

1) A runt was said by Halliwell to be the stump of a tree, but it may simply have been a reference to size and age. In any case the value was not high.

1543 Esthagge … conteyneth by estimacion xxx acres sett wth manye olde runted okes, Hambleton

1642 Best okes … Worser okes … Runt okes, Bilsdale.

dates 1543 1642

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