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Thread #157196   Message #3709427
Posted By: Ged Fox
17-May-15 - 05:24 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Local place names - local pronunciation
Subject: RE: Folklore: Local place names - local pronunciation
There was an old fellow from Cosham
Who took out his false teeth to wash'em etc.

But those who find that limerick vulgar would tend to call the place Coss'm, as they went off to their yachts at Bozz'm.