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I love these old stories about how places got their names.
There's a place over here called Cockfosters (near Barnet). Now there is the 'official' version on the net for all to see.
But the version I grew up with was that there was a bunch of gypsies called Foster who were famous for raising the best fighting cocks.


JoAnn Finney Hatch's brother Henry Scott Finney. died as a result of efforts to help a friend in need. Semper Fi, Scott.

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