elvinges (s.xivin)

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elvinges (s.xivin)

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1boarding, panelling (of fine foreign oak)
( s.xivin; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  bord de Irelaunde [...] qe l’em appele elvynges ou waynscot  192
( 1341 )  les postes de la long’ de xvj pietz estre (=beyond) les bases de piés, et les balkes de xx pietz, ove deux elynges (l. elvynges?) acordanz  595
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