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The Flight of the Earls (Author: Tadhg Ó Cianáin)

section 70

The following day they went five leagues to the town named Sursee. On the road before them there was a beautiful high mountain with many fir and other trees from which pitch is extracted. They passed that day through two towns with very strong walls Olten and Zoffingen, on


the bank of the Rhine. In each of them custom was taken from them for their horses.