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 Wayland,Wayland Wood (near Watton, Norfolk), 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Wayland Smith’s Cave.
 
A cromlech near Lambourn, Berkshire. Scott, in his Kenilworth (chap. xiii.), says, “Here lived a supernatural smith, who would shoe a traveller’s horse for a ‘consideration.’ His fee was sixpence, and if more was offered him he was offended.”   1
 


 Wayland,Wayland Wood (near Watton, Norfolk), 

 
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