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1858 - Black, Adam - Picturesque Guide to Yorkshire

Date 1858
Author Black, Adam & Charles
Title Black's Picturesque Guide to Yorkshire
Mentions Robin Hood's Well [well; hamlet]

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2013-07-14. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-01-07.


The scenery readily accessible from Askerne is pleasing, but not very romantic. There are several places in the [p. 115:] neighbourhood that may be visited — among others, Campsall; Burgh Wallis and Adwick-le-Street, both of which have old monuments in their churches; and Robin Hood's Well, an insignificant hamlet, named after a well by the side of the turnpike, which tradition has associated with the name of the renowned freebooter.[1]

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