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Posted By: GUEST,Georgina Boyes
07-Oct-14 - 05:15 AM
Thread Name: Whitby. Was it always in August?
Subject: RE: Whitby. Was it always in August?
This is almost turning into a potential case study for legend researchers - or entomologists:

The story I heard about the Yorkshire champion for the Eating Contest was that Bob Spray (the Yorkshire Captain) had discovered him lying on a tombstone by the Abbey eating a moth.