Silly placenames (Re: Silly censorship)

Charles Butler hannibal at
Fri May 2 12:15:27 EDT 2003

> When my mother and I were in England in 1965, we found a place
> called Nether Wallop.  It is still enshrined in memory.  I even
> think I may still have a slide of the road sign.

I grew up near there! Actually there are a few Wallops - Upper and Middle as
well as Nether - and you can see them all very well from the Iron Age
hillfort known as Danebury Ring, one of my favourite childhood haunts. Ah,
the nostalgia...


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