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Posted by Royal on August 04, 2004 at 13:59:15:

In Reply to: Staball posted by Eskimo Nell on August 02, 2004 at 22:15:31:

Staball was also known as Poor House Hill, after the building of the Poor House (Sacred Heart Hospital)in 1840-1841.The reason is that the hill looked down on the Poor House.Most locals used the older name Staball so it continued in use.

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