Maps aren’t typically meant to make you laugh, but ST&G’s Marvellous Map of Great British Place Names, which features over 2,000 of Britain’s funniest, rudest and oddest place names, is guaranteed to cause childish giggling.. and maybe even a little dribbling.
Britain’s funny, rude and delightfully odd place names are not only bewildering, but also truly world-class. From Slap Bottom (Hampshire) to Twatt (Shetland, and there’s one in Orkney too) via Belchford (Lincolnshire) and The Devil’s Arse (Derbyshire), the Marvellous Map of Great British Place Names is a comprehensive record of Britain’s ridiculous place names, to be discovered, celebrated and chortled over. Geography at its finest.
The Marvellous Map of Great British Place Names is available as a fold-out map or wall map (rolled or framed). It’s the perfect gift for anyone who loves adventures, maps or just laughing. It includes the Top 50 funniest place names in Britain, with a little background on each location, plus a unique road trip connecting them and intel on the finest scenery to visit as you go.