Robin Hood Hill (Berry Brow)

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Coordinate 53.617294, -1.790887
Adm. div. West Riding of Yorkshire
Vicinity S of Berry Brow, 3 km S of Huddersfield
Type Thoroughfare
Interest Robin Hood name
Status Extant
First Record 1961
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Robin Hood Hill.
Robin Hood Hill, Berry Brow / Kirklees Image Archive.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2013-08-04. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-06.

The English Place-Name Society volume that covers the Huddersfield area lists Robin Hood Hill and Robin Hood House (under Almondbury parish)[1] without any source reference, which usually indicates a modern date. Robin Hood Hill is the name of a hill with a c. 200 m long stretch of road off Woodhead Road. An adjacent, short and roughly L-shaped bit of road off Woodhead Road is named Hood Street. On Hood Street, one finds Robin Hood House.



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