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Where does the expression 'Shanks's Pony' come from?


'Shanks's Pony' is slang for walking - but why?


** Definitive **
Name: Andy, Nunhead
Qualification: General knowledge
Answer: Shank is an old fashioned name for legs e.g. lamb shank.