Giving a mate a lift on a bike (Poll)

Discussion in 'General Cycling Discussions' started by simon the viking, 5 Jul 2019.

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  1. Backie

    59 vote(s)
    72.0%
  2. Seater

    3 vote(s)
    3.7%
  3. Coggie

    6 vote(s)
    7.3%
  4. Something else... List what you called it below

    14 vote(s)
    17.1%
  1. YukonBoy

    YukonBoy The Monch

    Location:
    Inside my skull
    Reverse cowhorn
     
  2. Slow But Determined

    Slow But Determined Nid Yw Cymru Ar Werth!

    Yes, I appear to have got a subtle ticking off the other day for straying from the thread.
     
  3. raleighnut

    raleighnut Guru

    Location:
    On 3 Wheels
    Croggie here in Leicester.
     
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  4. Phaeton

    Phaeton Guru

    Location:
    Oop North (ish)
    Yorkshire?
     
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  5. Paulus

    Paulus Started young, and still going.

    Location:
    Barnet,
    Arn't there specialist websites for that sort of thing:eek:
     
    Profpointy and raleighnut like this.
  6. OP
    OP
    simon the viking

    simon the viking Veteran

    I meant the conversation at work got onto roll batch cob at work
     
  7. Julia9054

    Julia9054 Veteran

    Location:
    Knaresborough
    Backie
    Barm cake
     
  8. Slow But Determined

    Slow But Determined Nid Yw Cymru Ar Werth!

    I had totally missed cob, not one I have heard before, is that a regional word?
     
  9. TheDoctor

    TheDoctor Resistance is futile! Moderator

    Location:
    Stevenage
    Barm cake. Not balm.
     
  10. Afnug

    Afnug I'll Sithee

    Are there other places ?
     
  11. Phaeton

    Phaeton Guru

    Location:
    Oop North (ish)
    Aye lad tis a bit Yorkshire
     
  12. Phaeton

    Phaeton Guru

    Location:
    Oop North (ish)
    Not as good there ain't
     
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  13. glasgowcyclist

    glasgowcyclist Charming but somewhat feckless

    Location:
    Scotland
    Backie if passenger is using the saddle, or baurrie [pronounced borry] if passenger is using the crossbar(baur).
    I suspect the term was widely used in the west of Scotland.
     
  14. CXRAndy

    CXRAndy Guru

    Location:
    Lincs
  15. Julia9054

    Julia9054 Veteran

    Location:
    Knaresborough
    As mentioned above
     
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