Loremen S2 Episode 7

The Witches of Caithness & Costwolds Dogs

Witches, black dogs, crabs, happy whales and toads. This compendium of tall tales has it ALL. Learn what passes for folklore in Banbury, and why you should make consistent fashion choices when dealing with a pack of hounds.

Fact Checks:

Toads don’t hop:
https://www.wikihow.com/Tell-the-Difference-Between-a-Frog-and-a-Toad
Boaby is a Scots euphemism for willy:
http://www.wow247.co.uk/2016/08/11/scottish-slang/
Fabian of the Yard was from 54-’56:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fabian_of_the_Yard
Also bum hole is not that rude:
*Citation needed

Credits:

The Loremen are Alasdair Beckett-King & James Shakeshaft.

Music from La Lettre De Manon Valse played by Megone’s Orchestra, 1905.

Featured image from: A narwhal and large sperm whale. Engraving. Credit: Wellcome Collection. (CC BY 4.0)

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