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Among other 'strong-men' contests, which have long been favourite sports in Scotland, are tossing the caber and putting the stone.
Arrived on ground, and found that "tossing the caber" was in full progress.Mr. Punch in the Highlands|Various
The caber must be held by the small end, and tossed over so that the small end shall fall and remain beyond the butt.
An Aberdeenshire parallel to this is, "They never bodet a house o' gowd, but aye got a caber o't."The Proverbs of Scotland|Alexander Hislop
The support platoon was organised for defence in Caber by Lieut. Field, who remained with his men though seriously wounded.The War Service of the 1/4 Royal Berkshire Regiment (T. F.)|Charles Robert Mowbray Fraser Cruttwell