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GUEST,Pat Folklore: Where did the 'Cockie.' (22) RE: Folklore: Where did the 'Cockie.' 01 Sep 16

I was told by my Dad that it meant the cocky watchman was keeping an eye cocked for any trespassers on bombed out / building sites . There is also the saying '' keep an ear cocked'' meaning look out for hearing something .

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