randle bawk

 an iron gibbet in a chimney, to hang the pot-hooks on. York. Called also a gallow bawk.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • gally-bauk —  rather GALLOW BAWK, the same as RANDLE BAWK, the iron bar inchimnies on which the pot hooks or rekans hang, a trammel. N.  See also Ray s Words …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

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