truckle bedstead.

Category: Things | Type: Glossary Word | Title: Great Expectations (in Context) | Author: Charles Dickens | Ch: Chapter LIII

As in trundle, "A low bed running on truckles or castors, usually pushed beneath a high or ‘standing’ bed when not in use; a trundle-bed" (OED). Here a low bed, cot-like, the larger one apparently somewhere else.

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