The Digital Index of Middle English Verse
God speed the plow
Prayer for a good harvest — three couplets
First couplet same as 1585
Subjects: agriculture; prayers, domestic
Cawston, Norfolk, Church of St. Agnes gallery at north end, in tower
God spede the plow
and send vs alle corn anow
our purpose for to
at [crow of cok of] þe plolete of Sygate
Be mery and
Wat Goodale þis work mad
Note: Part of fourth line worn where bellropes rub against.
The Buildings of England: North-east Norfolk and Norwich.
Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1962: 112.