The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #57360 Message #901626
Posted By: Keith A of Hertford
02-Mar-03 - 08:17 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Treacle mines
Subject: RE: Folklore: Treacle mines
The village of Wareside, about 3 miles from where I sit, is renowned locally for its treacle mines. I did not know that the storywas more widespread. Tam, I suppose it is easier drill for the porridge than dig it up. Keith.