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21. Posted by mikeyBoab (Travel Guru 5077 posts) 9y

Did you know . . . that the Carron, a river in the Scottish Highlands only about 23 km long, has given its name to a type of naval cannon, a line of bathtubs, two warships and an island in the Southern Hemisphere?

22. Posted by Ahila (Inactive 1529 posts) 9y

That's a great achievement for a river.

Did you know...
that the word "catamaran" stems from the Tamil word "Kattu-maram", which literally means 'logs of wood tied together'?

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