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    How is cockburn pronounced?

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    Quote Originally Posted by wobbleyhorse View Post
    My friend once pronounced it as it reads in a work meeting - too funny!
    I did too when i first saw it lol. Felt sorry for the poor person it wad named after

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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveTTC View Post
    Cockburn.

    I know it aint pronounced how its spelt but if it was you'd wonder how it got its name
    This has left me scratching my head. How is it pronounced if it isn't **** burn?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SSecret Squirrel View Post
    This has left me scratching my head. How is it pronounced if it isn't **** burn?
    Coe-burn

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    Co burn. It has a silent ck. Could you imagine if every ck was silent

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    In Tassie there is a place called nowhere else.

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    Perth has a few.

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    Dog swamp (honestly was that a joke?).

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    Australia

    Mooball - NSW.
    Iron Knob - NSW.
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    I could never stop the giggles when we drove past Gee Creek.
    Showing my Irish-ness

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    A couple that stood out when I went to WA were Cowaramup and Boyaramup


 

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