drawbrege (1416)

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drawbrege (1416)

[ FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED:  drawbridge n.; MED: ; DMLBS: ]


1archit.drawbridge, raisable bridge
( 1416 )  Item demandé pur [...] le forsure del drawbrege ové merym et .iiij. gros boltz de ferre  110
( 1422 )  Please a vos tressages e nobles discrecions […] de suplier nostre soveraigne seignur le roy de grauntier […] qe le dit pount poet estre enhauncé a longure d’un ulne e demi […] ou auterment qe une drawebrigge illoeqes poet estre fait […] en maner come il est de e sur le pount de Loundres  SC 8/27/1330
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