Lime trees, lindworms and Ultima Thule

Irina Rempt ira at rempt.xs4all.nl
Thu May 25 17:13:36 EDT 2000


On Thu, 25 May 2000 JOdel at aol.com wrote:

> In a message dated 5/24/00 7:16:30 PM, ven at vvcrane.junglelink.co.uk writes:
> 
> << has any one else noticed that 
> Chipping is originally a word for market? So, in HMC, Market 
> Chipping means Market Market.  >>
> 
> Oh, you mean like the La Brea Tar Pits (a local specialty of the Department 
> of Redundency Department)...

Or "Pendle Hill" - that's "hill" three times: "pen" is Welsh for
"hill", "Pendle" is "Penhill" worn down, and of course "Hill" is also
"hill". 

   Irina 

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