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From: "Edward Andrews" <>
Subject: Re: Creek/Crick
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 1997 01:30:22 +1


> Date: Wed, 27 Aug 1997 19:49:29 -0400
> From: John Giacoletti <>
> Subject: Creek/Crick
> To: Scotch-Irish <>

> What are "creeks" called in Ulster?
I could ask what is a creek?
I presume it is a watercourse containing running water.
If it needs a bridge to cross it, it is called a river.
If you can paddle it it is a burn or a stream.
Edward Andrews
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