1) A tub in which meat and fish were cured.
1533 to Agnes Northend a saltyngfat and on arke, Skircote
1588 one Saltingefatt one dishcratch & one breadleape iijs, Dalton
1610 one saltin fat, kneding trough, Cottingley
1644 three Saltingfattes & a kneading trough, Lepton
1693 j salting fat, Holmfirth. It was sometimes called a salting-tub: 1556 iij sowttyng tobbes, Mowbrick.