Difference between revisions of "Robin Hood's Larder (Sherwood Forest)"

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
m
m (Text replacement - "[''s.n.'']" to "[s.n.]")
 
(46 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
__NOTOC__
+
__NOTOC__{{PlaceNamesItemTop|Lat=53.200195|Lon=-1.106614|AdministrativeDivision=Nottinghamshire|Vicinity=In Sherwood Forest, ''c.'' 2.5 km WNW of Edwinstowe|Type=Natural feature|Interest=Robin Hood name|Status=Defunct|Demonym=|Riding=|GreaterLondon=|Year=1884|Aka=Shambles; Shambles Oak|Century=|Cluster1=Edwinstowe|Cluster2=Sherwood Forest|Cluster3=|Image=Anonymous 19xxf-r.jpg|Postcards=Yes|ExtraCat1=Places named Robin Hood's Tree|ExtraCat2=|ExtraCat3=|ExtraCat4=|ExtraCat5=|ExtraLink1=|ExtraLink2=|ExtraLink3=|ExtraLink4=|ExtraLink5=|ExtraLinkName1=|ExtraLinkName2=|ExtraLinkName3=|ExtraLinkName4=|ExtraLinkName5=|GeopointPrefix=|GeopointSuffix=|StatusSuffix=|DatePrefix=|DateSuffix=}}
{{Infobox
+
{{#display_map:{{#var:Coords}}~{{#replace:{{PAGENAME}}|&#39;|'}}|width=34%|enablefullscreen=yes}}<div class="pnMapLegend">Robin Hood's Larder. It collapsed in the late 1950's.</div>
|header1=Locality
+
[[File:Anonymous 19xxf-r.jpg|thumb|right|350px|Anonymous. ''Robin Hood's Larder, Sherwood Forest''. [s.l.]: [s.n.], [s.d.]. Photo&shy;graphic post&shy;card (col.) 137 x 87 mm. / HTN collection.]]<div class="no-img">
|label2=Coordinates
+
<p id="byline">By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2016-05-18. Revised by {{#realname:{{REVISIONUSER}}}}, {{REVISIONYEAR}}-{{REVISIONMONTH}}-{{REVISIONDAY2}}.</p>
|data2=[[Geopoint::53.200195,-1.106614]]
+
Robin Hood's Larder was a large oak tree in an area of Sherwood Foest called Birklands, near the village of Edwinstowe. Robin Hood and his men were said to have hung venison from wooden hooks on this tree, whence also its alternative names of The Shambles and Shambles Oak.<ref>{{:Dobson, Richard Barrie 1976a}}, pp. 302-303, ''s.n.'' 'Robin Hood's Larder'. {{:Brentnall, Margaret 1963a}}, see p. 17. [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602506#zoom=5&lat=1904&lon=3046&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (1884; surveyed 1883-1884)].</ref> Robin Hood's Larder stood about 1 km to the west of the [[Major Oak (Sherwood Forest)|Major Oak]], another ancient oak, still standing, that has been connected with the outlaw. So far the earliest source I have found for the place-name is the 6" O.S. map of the area published in 1884 (see Maps section below).<!--== Allusions ==
|label3=Adm. div.
+
{{#ask:[[Category:Allusions (Robin Hood's Larder)]]|format=embedded|embedformat=h3|columns=1|limit=1000|sort=Utitle}}-->
|data3=[[pnadmdiv::Nottinghamshire]]
+
 
|label4=Vicinity
+
== Gazetteers ==
|data4 = [[pnvicinity::In Sherwood Forest, ''c.'' 2.5 km WNW of Edwinstowe]]
 
|label5 = Type
 
|data5=[[pntype::Natural feature]]
 
|label6=Interest
 
|data6=[[pninterest::Robin Hood name]]
 
|label7=Status
 
|data7=[[pnstatus::Defunct]]
 
|label8=First Record
 
|data8=[[pnfirstrecord::1884]]
 
|label9=A.k.a.
 
|data9=The Shambles; Shambles Oak
 
}}
 
<!--
 
Sherwood Photographic Co. 19xxa
 
Anonymous 19xxf
 
Montgomery 19xxa
 
Hildesheimer, S 19xxa
 
Sneath, R 19xxa
 
Sneath, R 19xxb-->
 
{{#display_map:53.200195,-1.106614|width=34%}}<div class="pnMapLegend">Approximate location of Robin Hood's Larder. It collapsed in the late 1950's.</div>
 
[[File:Anonymous 19xxf recto.jpg|thumb|right|350px|Anonymous. ''Robin Hood's Larder, Sherwood Forest''. [''s.l.'']: [''s.n.''], [''s.d.'']. Photographic postcard (col.) 137 x 87 mm. (private collection.)]]
 
<p id="byline">By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2016-05-18. Revised by {{#realname:{{REVISIONUSER}}}}, {{REVISIONYEAR}}-{{REVISIONMONTH}}-{{REVISIONDAY2}}.</p><div class="no-img">
 
Robin Hood's Larder was a large oak tree in an area of Sherwood Foest called Birklands, near the village of Edwinstowe. Robin Hood and his men were said to have hung venison from wooden hooks on this tree, whence also its alternative names of The Shambles and Shambles Oak.<ref>{{:Dobson, Richard Barrie 1976a}}, pp. 302-303, ''s.n.'' 'Robin Hood's Larder'; alsos see [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602506#zoom=5&lat=1904&lon=3046&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (1884; surveyed 1883-1884)].</ref> Robin Hood's Larder stood about 1 km to the west of the [[Major Oak (Sherwood Forest)|Major Oak]], another ancient oak, still standing, that has been connected with the outlaw. So far the earliest source I have found for the place-name is the 6" O.S. map of the area published in 1884 (see Maps section below).<!--=== Allusions ===
 
{{#ask:[[Category:Allusions (Robin Hood's Larder)]]|format=embedded|embedformat=h4|columns=1|limit=1000|sort=Utitle}}-->
 
=== Gazetteers ===
 
 
* {{:Dobson, Richard Barrie 1976a}}, pp. 302-303, ''s.n.'' 'Robin Hood's Larder'.
 
* {{:Dobson, Richard Barrie 1976a}}, pp. 302-303, ''s.n.'' 'Robin Hood's Larder'.
=== Also see ===
+
 
* [[Edwinstowe place-name cluster]]
+
== Discussion ==
* [[Sherwood Forest place-name cluster]].
+
* {{:Brentnall, Margaret 1963a}}, see p. 17.
=== Maps ===
+
 
 +
== Maps ==
 
* [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602506#zoom=5&lat=1904&lon=3046&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (1884; surveyed 1883-1884)]
 
* [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602506#zoom=5&lat=1904&lon=3046&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (1884; surveyed 1883-1884)]
 
* [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602503#zoom=5&lat=1768&lon=2793&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (1900; rev. 1897)]
 
* [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602503#zoom=5&lat=1768&lon=2793&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (1900; rev. 1897)]
Line 42: Line 18:
 
* [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602497#zoom=5&lat=1991&lon=2998&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (''c.'' 1948; rev. 1938)]; the Major Oak indicated as "The Queen Oak".
 
* [http://maps.nls.uk/view/101602497#zoom=5&lat=1991&lon=2998&layers=BT O.S. 6" Nottinghamshire XVIII.SE (''c.'' 1948; rev. 1938)]; the Major Oak indicated as "The Queen Oak".
  
=== Postcards ===
+
== Background ==
<div class="century">{{#ask:[[Category:Postcards-Robin Hood's Larder (Nottingham)]]|format=embedded|embedformat=ul|embedonly=yes|columns=1|limit=1000|sort=Utitle}}</div>
+
* {{:Nottingham Wayfarers' Rambling Club 1994a}}, pp. 66-67, 69 (map), 95.
=== Notes ===
+
{{PlaceNamesItemAlsoSee}}
 +
 
 +
== Notes ==
 
<references/>
 
<references/>
 +
</div>
  
 
+
<div id="gallery">
 +
{{ImageGalleryIntroduction}}
 +
<gallery widths="195px">
 +
Montgomery 19xxa-r.jpg|{{:Montgomery 19xxa}} / HTN collection
 +
Sherwood Photographic Co. 19xxa-r.jpg|{{:Sherwood Photographic Co. 19xxa}} / HTN collection
 +
Anonymous 19xxf-r.jpg|{{:Anonymous 19xxf}} / HTN collection
 +
R A P Co Ltd, The 19xxa-r.jpg|{{:R A P Co Ltd, The 19xxa}} / HTN collection
 +
Hildesheimer, S 19xxa-r.jpg|{{:Hildesheimer, S 19xxa}} / HTN collection
 +
Sneath, R 19xxa-r.jpg|{{:Sneath, R 19xxa}} / HTN collection
 +
Sneath, R 19xxb-r.jpg|{{:Sneath, R 19xxb}} / HTN collection
 +
rodgers-joseph-1908a-p192.jpg|{{:Rodgers, Joseph 1908a}}, 192 / HTN collection
 +
</gallery>
 
</div>
 
</div>
{{ImgGalleryIntro}}
 
<gallery widths="195px">File:Montgomery 19xxa recto.jpg|Montgomery. ''[Robin Hood's Larder, Sherwood Forest]''. [''s.l.'']: Montgomery, [''s.d.'']. Picture postcard (col.) 137 x 88 mm. ( Private collection.
 
File:Sherwood Photographic Co. 19xxa recto.jpg|Sherwood Photographic Co. Sherwood Photographic Co. ''Robin Hood's Larder, Welbeck''. [''s.l.'']: Sherwood Photographic Co., [''s.d.''] Photographic postcard (monochrome.) 139 x 87 mm. / Private collection.
 
File:Anonymous 19xxf recto.jpg|Anonymous. ''Robin Hood's Larder, Sherwood Forest''. [''s.l.'']: [''s.n.''], [''s.d.'']. Photographic postcard (col.) 137 x 87 mm. / Private collection.
 
File:R A P Co Ltd, The 19xxa recto.jpg|The R.A.P. Co. Ltd. ''Robin Hood's Larder, Edwinstowe''. London: The R.A.P. Co. Ltd., [''s.d.'']. Photographic postcard (.b/w.) 141 x 89 mm. / Private collection.
 
File:rodgers-joseph-1908a-p192.jpg|Robin Hoods' Larder, from [[:Rodgers, Joseph 1908a|Joseph Rodgers, ''Scenery of Sherwood Forest'' (1908), p. 192] / Private collection
 
</gallery>
 
 
 
 
  
<div id="dplcatlinks" class="subcategory"><div id="dplcatarea">
+
{{PlaceNamesItemNavigation}}
{{#ask: [[Category:English place-names]]
 
[[Category:Nottinghamshire place-names]][[Utitle::<<{{#replace:{{uc:{{PAGENAME}}}}|&#39;|'}}]]|order=descending|searchlabel=|format=template|introtemplate=BeforeNav|template=Nav|outrotemplate=Previous|link=none|limit=1|sort=Utitle}}[[Nottinghamshire place-names]]{{#ask: [[Category:English place-names]]
 
[[Category:Nottinghamshire place-names]][[Utitle::>>{{#replace:{{uc:{{PAGENAME}}}}|&#39;|'}}]]|order=ascending|searchlabel=|format=template|introtemplate=BeforeNav|template=Nav|outrotemplate=Next|link=none|limit=1|sort=Utitle}}<br/>
 
{{#ask: [[Category:English place-names]][[Utitle::<<{{#replace:{{uc:{{PAGENAME}}}}|&#39;|'}}]]|order=descending|searchlabel=|format=template|introtemplate=BeforeNav|template=Nav|outrotemplate=Previous|link=none|limit=1|sort=Utitle}}[[Place-names]]{{#ask: [[Category:English place-names]][[Utitle::>>{{#replace:{{uc:{{PAGENAME}}}}|&#39;|'}}]]|order=ascending|searchlabel=|format=template|introtemplate=BeforeNav|template=Nav|outrotemplate=Next|link=none|limit=1|sort=Utitle}}</div></div>
 
[[Category:English place-names]]
 
[[Category:Nottinghamshire place-names]]
 
[[Category:Nottinghamshire postcards]]
 
[[Category:Place-names-topics]]
 
[[Category:Edwinstowe place-name cluster]]
 
[[Category:Sherwood Forest place-name cluster]]
 
[[Category:19th century]]
 
{{#set:century=19th}}
 
{{#set:pnaka=The Shambles; Shambles Oak|+sep=;}}
 
{{#set:Pnimage=Anonymous 19xxf recto.jpg}}
 
{{#set:Utitle={{#replace:{{uc:{{PAGENAME}}}}|&#39;|'}}}}
 

Latest revision as of 16:59, 22 March 2021

Locality
Coordinate 53.200195, -1.106614
Adm. div. Nottinghamshire
Vicinity In Sherwood Forest, c. 2.5 km WNW of Edwinstowe
Type Natural feature
Interest Robin Hood name
Status Defunct
First Record 1884
A.k.a. Shambles; Shambles Oak
Loading map...
Robin Hood's Larder. It collapsed in the late 1950's.
Anonymous. Robin Hood's Larder, Sherwood Forest. [s.l.]: [s.n.], [s.d.]. Photo­graphic post­card (col.) 137 x 87 mm. / HTN collection.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2016-05-18. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-03-22.

Robin Hood's Larder was a large oak tree in an area of Sherwood Foest called Birklands, near the village of Edwinstowe. Robin Hood and his men were said to have hung venison from wooden hooks on this tree, whence also its alternative names of The Shambles and Shambles Oak.[1] Robin Hood's Larder stood about 1 km to the west of the Major Oak, another ancient oak, still standing, that has been connected with the outlaw. So far the earliest source I have found for the place-name is the 6" O.S. map of the area published in 1884 (see Maps section below).

Gazetteers

Discussion

Maps

Background

Also see


Notes