Place Names That Feel Like They've Not Been Spelled Quite Right

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#1

Standstead.

It should be Standstead.

Not Stanstead.


#2

Whailhes


#3

Woostershire


#4

London’t


#5

Birminkham


#6

Covent Garden - clearly should be Convent Garden

Marylebone - Marleybone

this is entirely based on what i thought they were called when i used to play Monopoly


#7

Bicester. Should be Bister.


#8

Altringham

(for the northerners.)


#9

Edinbruh


#10

Aldeburgh

Like to joke that it’s Alan, Chris’s brother


#11

Towcester and Leicester should obviously just be Toaster and Lester.
Plymuff.


#12

cirencester

just get rid of the place altogether


#13

Chris?


#14

Keighley.

Key-ley? Where the hell is that? Should be Keithley.


#15

Milngavie. Wtf is that all about?


#16

:smiley:

seen you were replying and knew what it would be straight away


#17

bi-chester


#18

North Berwick

Should be spelled North Berrick


#19

Rhosllannerchrugog


#20

:grin: just can’t get my head around it! I have to say it loads at work and I’m still not convinced it’s not just one big in joke.