How did Killingworth's Roast Meat Hill Road get its name?

KILLINGWORTH – What is the origin of the name Roast Meat Hill Road here in Killingworth?

There is an urban legend about how several cows were struck by lightning on a farm along this road many years ago. Another tale tells of a horse that was struck by lightning while traveling this roadway and being "roasted" on the spot.

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