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Wayland Wood (near Watton, Norfolk)

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said to be the scene of the Babes in the Wood, and a corruption of “Wailing Wood.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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