Glossary

alow ....... alley or lane
a truf, trouf ....... a turf
bak ra ....... back row
bernsknow ....... bairns' or children's knoll, where infants were interred
coch ....... coach
cordiner ....... a cordwainer or shoemaker
gremaker, grifmaker ....... gravedigger
halflin ....... half-grown lad
indweller ....... a resident or inhabitant
kered himself ....... carried it himself
laigh ....... a low place
veier ....... weaver