Sheriff Way (Boston)
|Interest||Robin Hood name|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2013-07-09. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-06.
Friar Way, Greenwood Drive, Locksley Close, Marian Road, Sheriff Way and Sherwood Avenue were all obviously inspired by the presence in this immediate are of a residential street named Robin Hood's Walk, which itself goes back at least as far as 1640.
- Not included in Dobson, R. B., ed.; Taylor, J., ed. Rymes of Robyn Hood: an Introduction to the English Outlaw (London, 1976), pp. 293-311.
- Robin Hood's Walk place-name cluster
- Boston place-name cluster
- Places named after the sheriff of Nottingham.