1) A very small metal nail, a diminutive of tack.

1413-4 ‘And for takettis purchased for joining together the boards 2d’, Selby

1526-7 Item for naylles and brages and takyttes, iiijd. ob, York. Note the by-name: 1276 John Taket or Takel, Cottingham. Taket was one of the carters employed at Bolton Priory from 1311-2, but he had no surname.

dates 1276 1311-1312 1413-1414 1526-1527

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