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The Laidly Worm of Spindleston Heugh

Bamburgh, Northumberland, England (map) Dated: 547 - 560
What would you would be willing to do to help, if a member of your family was in trouble? Well, hopefully you will never be called on to do anything quite as revolting as the challenge faced by one young Saxon prince.

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Name: Bethany Barcroft 4th October 2014
that mad me cry guyeds love all bethany barcroft
Name: Joanne 26th September 2014
I hated the kissing toad part!
Name: Jim Herbert 9th March 2014
Lovely site. Tiny quibble. The image of the castle looks far more like nearby Holy Island castle than Bamburgh which is a lot bigger (but of course would have been wooden at the time this tale is set).
Sorry for being a pedant. :-)
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