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K - Kale, kail to kirk

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A large printed lower case letter K with pewter vessels and long wooden tools.

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 A church la14- 
2 The Catholic church before the Reformation 16-e17. afterwards applied to the presbyterian church la17-

Whereas, amongst the infinite blessings of the Almighty God upon this nation, none is or can be more dear unto us than the purity of our religion... and that the present Church-government by archbishops, bishops... and other ecclesiastical officers depending upon the hierarchy, is evil and justly offensive and burdensome to the kingdom.
Ordinance of the Westminster Assembly 12 June 1643