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Thread #157042   Message #3774907
Posted By: GUEST,DaveRo
25-Feb-16 - 05:16 AM
Thread Name: Peter Bellamy Kipling documentary
Subject: RE: Peter Bellamy Kipling documentary
These_notes suggest that 'byles' was the Hindustani word for bullocks. Which would make the second line mean the same as the first, so I suspect there's a difference. I presume these bullocks and byles are pulling ammunition carts, or smaller guns.

(Another Bellamy enthusiast.)