1) A lath made from sap-wood, that is the softer, more recently formed outer wood of a tree. In most examples ‘lath’ has the dialect spelling ‘latt’.
1415 In m. ccc saplattes emptis de Johanne Bateman, York
1446-7 ml sindulis vocatis saplatt’, Beverley
1525 Item for ij bonchis of sape lattes, vd, York
1694 Paid to Will: Stackhouse for 300 Sap lattes 6s 6d, Conistone.