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Re: 28/8/00 tameside,Gr. Manchester
Posted by: John dewsnap Date: May 07, 2001 at 10:22:12
In Reply to: 28/8/00 tameside,Gr. Manchester by kerry dewsnap of 103

I remember "Goldern Wonder" Crisps doing a line on origins of names back in the 1960s.
They said that Dewsnap came from "dews" meaning Tuesday and "nap" meaning sleep; hence someone who sleeps on Tuesday.

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