1804 - Miller, Edward - History and Antiquities of Doncaster and its Vicinity (2)
|Title||History and Antiquities of Doncaster and its Vicinity|
|Mentions||Robin Hood; Barnsdale; Robin Hood's Well (Barnsdale);Robin Hood Inn (Barnsdale)|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2020-06-19. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-07.
From its vicinity to Barnsdale, Skelbroke was frequently visited by the celebrated Robin Hood, and his companions, who flourished in the reign of Richard I. and there is a well here, in the high road between Doncaster and York, still called Robin Hood's Well, as before-mentioned. Near this well, is a small inn, with Robin Hood for its sign.
Italics as in printed source.
- Not included in Dobson, R. B., ed.; Taylor, J., ed. Rymes of Robyn Hood: an Introduction to the English Outlaw (London, 1976), pp. 315-19.
- Outside scope of Sussex, Lucy, compil. 'References to Robin Hood up to 1600', in: Knight, Stephen. Robin Hood: A Complete Study of the English Outlaw (Oxford, UK; Cambridge, Massachusetts: Blackwell, 1994), pp. 262-88.
- Miller, Edward. The History and Antiquities of Doncaster and its Vicinity, with Anecdotes of Eminent Men (Doncaster; London, ); see p. 343.
- Barnsdale (Doncaster)
- Robin Hood's Well (Barnsdale)
- Robin Hood Inn (Barnsdale)
- 1804 - Miller, Edward - History and Antiquities of Doncaster and its Vicinity (1).