Author Topic: Common Dunghill? really!!  (Read 529 times)

Offline Steve G

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Re: Common Dunghill? really!!
« Reply #9 on: Wednesday 03 April 19 04:59 BST (UK) »
They didnít hold back.  ;D

 ;D I wish we could " Like " posts, on here!

About fifteen years ago now, read a cracking report, written in the seventeen hundreds, about my home town of Portsmouth.

From memory, it went very much like:

" Portsmouth is a vile place. Mired in pestilence. And peopled largely by Gypsys and Foot Pads. "

I thought; " Not much has changed then. "  ;D
GAITES (Alverstoke / Bath Pre 1850)
CURTIS (Portsmouth & 1800's Berkshire).
BURGE (Dorset, Somerset and Hampshire)
HUNTLEY (Dorset, Hampshire, Sussex, 'Surroundings')

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