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Robin Hood Place (Church Gresley, Swadlincote)

Locality
Coordinates 52.764166666667, -1.555
Adm. div. Derbyshire
Vicinity Church Gresley, Swadlincote
Type Area
Interest Robin Hood name
Status Extant
First Record 1969
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Robin Hood Place (Church Gresley, Swadlincote).
Turning left into Robin Hood Place. The sign reads 'Robin Hood Place' / Google Earth Street View.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2017-12-23. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-07-16.

Robin Hood Place is a warren of small industrial plots which perhaps looks slightly out of place in a somewhat rural area. Robin Hood Metals at Robin Hood Place was established in 1969, so most likely the name 'Robin Hood Place' is at least as old as that.

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