The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #30568   Message #393258
Posted By: Les from Hull
08-Feb-01 - 12:52 PM
Thread Name: BS: Edward Windsor/Wessex
Subject: RE: BS: Edward Windsor/Wessex
Of course, there's no South Riding of Yorkshire, because Riding comes from thirding (or so I was told). So when I asked a Tipperary man why Tipperary only had two Ridings, he thought for about two-fifths of a second and said "Jaze, any fool can get it right!"

Les from Hull from the East Riding