Friday, July 21, 2006

Butt Hole Road

How would you like to live on that Street?

Twatt a village on the Orkney and one on Shetland.

Scratchy Bottom - Dorset.

Nether Wallop - Hampshire.

Sandy Balls - Hampshire.

Old Sodbury - Avon.

Brown Willy - Cornwall, "means Hill Of Swallows".

Wetwang - East Yorks.

Pity Me - Durham.

Titsey - Surrey.

Muff - County Donegal, Ireland.

Swine - East Yorks.

Pratts Bottom -Kent, means " the village at the bottom of the hill where the Pratt family live".

Wyre Piddle - Worchestershire.

Upperthong - West Yorks.

Slaggford - Northumberland means " muddy river crossing".

Cockermouth - Cumbria.

Shitterton - Dorset, means" village on the stream used as an open sewer".

Pishill - Oxforshire.

Upper Dicker - Eeast Sussex, near Lower Dicker.

Once Brewed - Northumerland near Twice Brewed.

Rest and Be Thankful - Argyll.

Matching Tye - Essex.

Prickwillow - Cambridgeshire.

Six Mile Bottom - Cambridgeshire. (I've been through there).

Gog Magog - Cambridgeshire. ( there too).

Abeerllynfi Three Cocks - Pawys, Wales.

Ugley - Essex ( there three).

Shagg - Dorset.

So which one would you like to live in?

Wonder what weird Goggle searches I'll get from these.

9 comments:

Patricia said...

six mile bottom sounds like i'd fit right in.

the others. dang!

Karen of Scottsdale said...

LOL -- thanks for the funnies. Stay cool!

Emsxiety said...

Love em... interesting names.

Junebugg said...

And I thought we Americans has some strange names for places!

Thanks for dropping by and commenting. Come back anytime, I'd love to see you visit.

Stacie said...

Some of these are hilarious! I always get a kick out of odd names of streets and towns, especially when you stop and think "How on earth did they come up with that name!" LOL thank you for the visit the other day. Stacie

Who's Askin'? said...

I'd pick Titsey!!!! Just because it would be too much to say, "Hi, I'm Susan from Titsey"..........

~ nellenelle said...

lmao... I *know* there are magogs in Quebec...

chaindropz said...

If you can open this link you will see that our humor or our shame beat you on strange names for Cities. http://www.floydpinkerton.net /fun/ citynames.html

Try to cut and paste.

Elle said...

live not far from Sandy Balls, must visit sometime ;o)

I love our bizarre place names. Oh to be in Muff ;o)