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Word: giants
pLACE-NAME: Dustbatch, a field in Highley

Dustbatch dates back to the medieval period, and was originally recorded as Thursbache, which means ‘giant’s stream’.

Helpful story hints: What was the giant’s name? Why was the giant associated with a stream? Did he or she live there, perhaps? What did the giant look like? Was the giant friendly, or not very nice?

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