1) An occupational term in York for labourers who transported goods by sled, distinct from porters.

1402 Johannes Hardy, sledman

1469 Et solutum Christoforo Batell’ sledman

1476 Item that no sleddman ... carie by cart slede nor horse any thing that belongis to the saide porters to bere

1519 for iiij peyse of temer iijs vd ... payd to a sledman for ledyng of thame ijd. The occupation was not confined to York: 1528 William Clark, Sledman, Hull.

places York Hull
dates 1402 1469 1476 1519 1528

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