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Thread #104692   Message #2147741
Posted By: Tradsinger
12-Sep-07 - 06:05 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Widecombe Fair / Widdecombe Fair
Subject: RE: Origins: Widecombe Fair
In the Cotswolds it was sung as 'Stow Fair' and in Sussex as 'Lansdown Fair', but I am prepared to believe that its origins are in Devon as explained above