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1485 - Robin Hood's Close (Nottingham)

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Date 1485-85
Topic Robin Hood's Close (Nottingham)
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St Ann's Well a.h.a. Robin Hood's Well, close to which Robin Hood's Close was located.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2016-10-09. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-07-28.

Record

[1485-86:]
[...] Item paid, the same tyme, to Richard Norys for hedgyng
of Robynhode Closse by þe space of ij. dayes, he
takyng by þe day to mete and hier iiijd.: summa . viijd.[1]

Source notes

This occurs in Nottingham chamberlains' accounts under the heading: "Reparacions made and costes in diuerse places within þe town, and also nygh aboute þe town herafter folowen, etc."[2]

IRHB comments

Robin Hood's Close was located close to St Ann's Well, which was formerly known as Robin Hood's Well.

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