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Woolwich: wool farm Adrian

Wolstanton, near Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, is named after St. Wulstan. No, I never found out who he was either but the local Catholic church is named after him.

I imagine you never found out because you didn't care, but in case you're mildly curious, you can read about St. Wulfstan, "also called Wulstan and Wolstan", at
. The best thing in the article is a missing hyphen.

Jerry Friedman
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Did you know that Post Office is a trademarked name and as such should bear TM in superscipt?

Post Office?
)

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Jerry Friedman filted:
I imagine you never found out because you didn't care, but in case you're mildly curious, you can read about St. Wulfstan, "also called Wulstan and Wolstan", at . The best thing in the article is a missing hyphen.

ObAUE: wouldn't that have to be the best thing not in the article?...r
Wolstanton, near Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, is named after St. ... either but the local Catholic church is named after him.

I imagine you never found out because you didn't care, but in case you're mildly curious, you can read about St. Wulfstan, "also called Wulstan and Wolstan", at . The best thing in the article is a missing hyphen. Jerry Friedman

Thanks for the lead. I see what you mean about the hyphen; even the printer-friendly version didn't improve matters.
As to not caring; that's a bit harsh. I lived in Wolstanton between the ages of about 10 and 15, not exactly the time of my life when I sought detailed knowledge about any of the minor saints we knew enough about the big guys to keep us busy, anyway or why the town bore his name.

Cheers, sage
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Sorry, I wasn't sure whether you were being pig-headed or just demonstrating an ignorance based on a lack of experience. Turns out it's the latter.
Adrian
... I imagine you never found out because you didn't ... in the article is a missing hyphen. Jerry Friedman

Thanks for the lead. I see what you mean about the hyphen; even the printer-friendly version didn't improve matters. As ... we knew enough about the big guys to keep us busy, anyway or why the town bore his name.

No offense meant. I didn't think it was harsh to suggest that you didn't care about a minor saint, though I can see I assumed too much.

Jerry Friedman
Thanks for the lead. I see what you mean about ... busy, anyway or why the town bore his name.

No offense meant. I didn't think it was harsh to suggest that you didn't care about a minor saint, though I can see I assumed too much. Jerry Friedman

You pricked my conscience enough for me to rattle off a note to a uk local ng whose coverage includes the town to see if anyone can help out with the connection.
There's also Woolston, a suburb of Southampton ... ooh, look what happens when one opens cans.
Cheers, Sage
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You're sure? How foolish. I've listened to about twenty minutes of Radio in the last 5 years. Perhaps I do

Sorry, I wasn't sure whether you were being pig-headed or just demonstrating an ignorance based on a lack of experience. Turns out it's the latter. Adrian

You should stick to the 'I have no idea' responses, Ade. a) they're more credible and b) you will find them easier to defend.
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