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Thread #162422   Message #3865965
Posted By: Black belt caterpillar wrestler
13-Jul-17 - 05:53 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: thatcher's language (roofing)
Subject: RE: Folklore: thatcher's language (roofing)
Sid Calderbank performs a marvellous feat of memory in reciting a poem that lists what is on sale in a Lancashire shop. As I have a much less retentive memory I can't remember the title of the poem.
The one item that I had to ask him to explain was "degging can".

Robin