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Re: Geordie Day
Posted by john (doncaster) on August 1, 2019, 7:47 pm, in reply to "Today
Elizabeth: Your wish for a Georgie Day is on face of it quite appealing but is fraught with difficulties. Whereas Yorkshire has clearly defend borders 'Geordie land' does not. I don't think Sunderland FC supporters 'Mackems' would appreciate being called 'Geordies' with its Newcastle United connotations. Sad but I'm afraid true.
Recommended Local History websites.
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