UK’s oddest place names
tag yourself i’m wide open
This map is wrong in saying “Loose Bottom is the oddest place name in the south east. Firstly, I must introduce Sussex.
The name “Sussex” itself is questionable nowadays, with not everyone knowing why it’s called that. But it gets stranger.
Within Sussex exists its historical administrative units, known as “Rapes”. The Rapes of Sussex. But to take it that one step further, within the Rapes of Sussex we find ourselves a town called…
Ah Sussex, never change.