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21 Things That Could Only Happen In Sheffield

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7. This elephant who pulled scrap metal and military equipment around the place.

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There's a long story behind this, but in short: The elephant was called Lizzie and worked for Thomas Ward's scrap metal business during the First World War. When Sheffielders say "you're like Tommy Ward's elephant", they mean you're on the heavy side.

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