Lime trees, lindworms and Ultima Thule

otheng otheng at
Fri May 26 10:59:20 EDT 2000

----- Original Message -----
From: Irina Rempt <ira at>
> 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". <<

The ultimate is "Torpenhow Hill".  "Tor", "pen", "how" and "hill" all mean
exactly the same thing! It's in Yorkshire, I think.


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