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Wager over 100 stones

Leeds Intelligencer – Monday 13 April 1807

On Tuesday last at Darfield, near Barnsley, T. Routham undertook for a wager, to pick up 100 stones placed one yard distance from each other, and to bring them all to a basket at the starting point, within the space forty-five minutes, which he performed in 44 and 57 secondss.