1) A diminutive of stot.

A word recorded in the unpublished stock book of Fountains Abbey in 1481 and later in leases and wills: 1518 to keipe ... within the seide groundes, woddes ande pastures yerly ... threscore stottes and stotterelles or whyes, of the aige of two yeres ande abown, Braisty Wood

1542 to every one off my dowtres ... one why strik or one stotrell, Cundall

1574 xxij stotes and stottreles, Brough near Catterick.

dates 1481 1518 1542 1574

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