1) A trick, trickery or deceit.

c.1530 Robert Hanson ... sayeth that ... his brother was by a craftie trayne conueyed to the hows of John Palden ... and there murdred by the seruantes of Sir Henry Sayvell, Halifax.

places Halifax
dates 1530

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2) A type of oil imported into Hull from the fifteenth century at least.

1466-7 6 bar’ trane, Hull

1528 one last of trane, Hull. The editor of the Hull accounts for 1466-7 says that the oil was initially from fish and seals and later from whales. Train-oil is a term recorded from c.1553.

places Hull
dates 1466-1467 1528

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