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Maiden Bower



Concerning the Maiden Bower at Dunstable a local versifier embodies the local idea :—

Still Tatternhoe dames rehearse their tale,
On eve of winter's day
About a chest hid in their knoll
When Romans went away.

'Tis at the bottom of that well
On Castle Hill, they say;
Of good old gold it was brimful,
And lies there to this day.
From 'Notes and Queries' for December 24 1910.
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
21st August 2006ce

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