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yielding a total area of 2 acres, 1 rood and 20 perches ({{AcresRoodsPerchesToM2|2|1|20}} m<sup>2</sup>). No state of cultivation is listed for the two first, but the last is listed as 'meadow'.<ref>1838 tithe award for the 'township of Tottington Lower End in the parish of Bury', online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, image 087, #889-91 (subscription required); accompanying map, online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, sub-image 001, #889-91 (subscription required).</ref>
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yielding a total area of 2 acres, 1 rood and 20 perches ({{AcresRoodsPerchesToM2|2|1|20}} m<sup>2</sup>). No state of cultivation is listed for the two first, but the last is listed as 'meadow'.<ref>1838 tithe award for the 'township of Tottington Lower End in the parish of Bury', online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, image 087, #889-91 (£); accompanying map, online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, sub-image 001, #889-91 (£).</ref>
  
 
The Robin Hood is named on the early 25" O.S. maps of the area but is indicated, if at all,  only by 'P.H.' on the 6" maps (see links below). By 1930 there was a [[Robin Hood Brewery (Tottington)|Robin Hood Brewery]] adjacent to the pub. See further [[Tottington place-name cluster]]. A parking lot now occupies the area formerly taken up by the pub's bowling green.
 
The Robin Hood is named on the early 25" O.S. maps of the area but is indicated, if at all,  only by 'P.H.' on the 6" maps (see links below). By 1930 there was a [[Robin Hood Brewery (Tottington)|Robin Hood Brewery]] adjacent to the pub. See further [[Tottington place-name cluster]]. A parking lot now occupies the area formerly taken up by the pub's bowling green.
  
 
== MS sources ==
 
== MS sources ==
* 1838 tithe award for the 'township of Tottington Lower End in the parish of Bury', online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, image 087, #889-91 (subscription required)
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* 1838 tithe award for the 'township of Tottington Lower End in the parish of Bury', online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, image 087, #889-91 (£)
* accompanying map, online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, sub-image 001, #889-91 (subscription required).
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* accompanying map, online at the [https://www.thegenealogist.com Genealogist], piece 18, sub-piece 308, sub-image 001, #889-91 (£).
  
 
== Gazetteers ==
 
== Gazetteers ==

Latest revision as of 23:57, 11 February 2021

Locality
Coordinate 53.614654, -2.340878
Adm. div. Lancashire
Vicinity 19 Market Street, Tottington, Bury
Type Public house
Interest Robin Hood name
Status Extant
First Record 1838
The Robin Hood, Market Street, Tottington / David Dixon, 8 Apr. 2010; Creative Commons, via Geograph.
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The Robin Hood.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2013-08-07. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-02-11.

The Robin Hood at 19 Market Street, Tottington, Bury, was in business by 1838.

It is included in the tithe award for the 'township of Tottington Lower End in the parish of Bury' (1838), with William Hampson as landowner and George Scarnell as occupier. Three plots are listed under the heading of 'Robin Hood':

  • plot No. 889: 'Robin Hood Public House[,] Barn[,] Cow house[,] stable Yd', occupying a combined area of 26 perches (657.61 m2)
  • plot No. 990: 'Bowling green', with an area of 1 rood and 12 perches (303.51 m2)
  • plot No. 991: 'Way bank', with an area of 1 acre, 2 roods and 22 perches (6626.73 m2)


yielding a total area of 2 acres, 1 rood and 20 perches (9611.28 m2). No state of cultivation is listed for the two first, but the last is listed as 'meadow'.[1]

The Robin Hood is named on the early 25" O.S. maps of the area but is indicated, if at all, only by 'P.H.' on the 6" maps (see links below). By 1930 there was a Robin Hood Brewery adjacent to the pub. See further Tottington place-name cluster. A parking lot now occupies the area formerly taken up by the pub's bowling green.

MS sources

  • 1838 tithe award for the 'township of Tottington Lower End in the parish of Bury', online at the Genealogist, piece 18, sub-piece 308, image 087, #889-91 (£)
  • accompanying map, online at the Genealogist, piece 18, sub-piece 308, sub-image 001, #889-91 (£).

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  1. 1838 tithe award for the 'township of Tottington Lower End in the parish of Bury', online at the Genealogist, piece 18, sub-piece 308, image 087, #889-91 (£); accompanying map, online at the Genealogist, piece 18, sub-piece 308, sub-image 001, #889-91 (£).

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