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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Devil’s Den.
A cromlech in a valley, near Marlborough. It now consists of two large uprights and an impost. The third upright has fallen. Some of the farm labourers, a few years ago, fastened a team of horses to the impost, and tried, but without effect, to drag it down.   1

 Devil’s Daughter’s Portion (The).Devil’s Dust. 


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