Old Britain

Here Someone has produced a Map of Britain but has only added all the silly and rude place name’s.

This come’s about of course because of double meaning and how words change meanings over the centuries, the names seem silly, funny or even quite rude now.

Dorset, Where I live Now

Dorset, Where I live Now

Who knew geography could be so much fun? From Great Butts to Tangley Bottom, new map of UK highlights our silliest (and rudest) place names

  • 1,400 locations featured in map with a difference, released just in time for Christmas
  • Map will retail from £22, with makers having spent months of research for project
  • Did you know there are 136 places in the UK that incorporate the word ‘bottom’? 

 

Cock Ally, I know it well. its just a few mile from where I used to live

Cock Ally, I know it well. its just a few mile from where I used to live in Yorkshire

Cornwall

Cornwall

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South East England

South East England

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West Scotland

West Scotland

 

Beautiful Scotland in Beautiful Britain.

Beautiful Scotland in Beautiful Britain.

East Scotland

East Scotland

Wales

Wales

Broader Map

Broader Map

 

Sandy Balls, is not far from where I live now on the coast.  The name conjurs up all kinds of fun in the sand dunes

Sandy Balls, is not far from where I live now on the coast. The name conjures up all kinds of fun in the sand dunes

 

 

 

 

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