Little John (Portsmouth)
|Vicinity||In the harbour?|
|Interest||Robin Hood name|
|A.k.a.||Le Littell John|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-11-06. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2019-02-20.
The "Littell John of Portesmouth", a balinger, was involved in piracy or at any rate the illegal confiscation of a vessel and its cargo in 1451. See the record cited below.
- Not included in Dobson, R.B., ed.; Taylor, J., ed. Rymes of Robyn Hood: an Introduction to the English Outlaw (London, 1976), pp. 293-11.