Norr and Spell

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A game described as the same as Trap Ball. Also names as Nor and Spel, Knur and Spell, and Nur and Spel. Gomme notes that a wooden ball was sometimes used. The objective was mainly to hit the ball for distance.

Sources

Ball Games., page 56.

Gomme, Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland, Volume 1., pages 421-423.



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