Monument record MDR2344 - Robin Hoods Cross, Bleak Knoll, Brough and Shatton

Type and Period (2)

  • (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 1831 8028: Robin Hood's Cross: Robin Hood's Cross [T.I.] (1) Robin's, or Robin Hood's Cross. An early rough base stone, showing half of a squared socket, protrudes from the bottom of a well built stone wall, close to a stile leading into an old roadway. Shown as "the Robins Cross" on 17th century plans. (2) Shown on MPC 19, a map of Bradwell Common, temp. Chas. I No scale. (3) This socket stone was not found. (4) There is a slight discrepancy between the NGR given above and the suggested plot on SK 18 SE. (7)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cox, J. 1907. Memorials of Old Derbyshire. p304.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference:
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: F1 BHS 03-SEP-65.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. NDAT: 0506.. 0506.
  • <7> Bibliographic reference:



Grid reference Centred SK 1831 8028 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR787

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Record last edited

Apr 21 2015 2:56PM

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