Lancashire

LANCASHIRE:  Bibliography & References

  1. Adam’s Cross, Saddleworth Moor – Cross
  2. Aiggin Stone, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough – ‘Standing Stone’
  3. All Hallows Well, Blackburn – Sacred Well
  4. Amb Well, Foulridge – Healing Well
  5. Annel Cross, Twiston – Cross
  6. Annot Cross, Lane Bottom, Brierfield – Cross
  7. Ashleigh Barrow, Darwen – Tumulus
  8. Atherton’s Well, Preston – Healing Well
  9. Badger Wells Cairn, Pendle Hill – Cairn
  10. Barton Cross, Barton – Cross
  11. Barton Cross Stone, Barton – Cup-Marked Stone
  12. Beadle Hill, Extwistle, Burnley – Earthworks
  13. Blacko Cross, Barrowford – Cross
  14. Bleara Lowe, Earby – Tumulus
  15. Bleara Moor, Earby – Tumulus
  16. Bleara Moor Cairnfield, Earby – Cairns
  17. Bleasdale Circle, Lancaster – Timber Circle
  18. Boggart Stones, Saddleworth Moor – Legendary Rocks
  19. Brink Ends, Dovestones Moor, Trawden – Cairn
  20. Broadbank Earth Circle, Thursden, Burnley – Enclosure
  21. Brown Hill, Saddleworth – Tumulus
  22. Brown Lowe, Darwen Moor – Tumulus
  23. Buckton Castle, Mossley – Hillfort
  24. Bull Spring, Staining, Poulton-le-Fylde – Sacred Well
  25. Burning Well, Hindley, Wigan – Sacred Well
  26. Burwains Lake, Foulridge – Cairn
  27. Butt Yeats Cross, Hornby – Cross
  28. Calderstones, Allerton, Liverpool – Cup-and-Rings & Tomb
  29. Calf Hey Well, Cockden, Briercliffe – Healing Well
  30. Castercliff, Nelson – Hillfort
  31. Castle Hill, Leck – Settlement
  32. Catlow Quarry, Nelson – Tumulus
  33. Causeway Edge, Blackstone Edge Moor, Littleborough – ‘Standing Stone’
  34. Chartist’s Well, Pendleton Moor – Healing Well
  35. Cheetham Close, Egerton, Bolton – Stone Circle
  36. Church Cross, Newchurch-in-Pendle – Cross
  37. Cliviger Laithe, Worsthorne, Burnley – Tumulus
  38. Cliviger Law, Mereclough, Burnley – Cairn
  39. Coffin Stone, Sabden – Standing Stone
  40. Cold Well, Laneshaw Bridge – Healing Well
  41. Coombe Hill Cross, Wycoller – Cross
  42. Crime Well, Heysham – Healing Well
  43. Cross Gills, Hurst Green – Cross
  44. Curwen Hall Cross, Hornby – Cross
  45. Delf Hill, Extwistle, Burnley – Cairn Circle
  46. Devil’s Rock, Pendleton – Legendary Stone
  47. Devil’s Apronful, Pendle Hill – Cairn
  48. Dissenters’ Well, Kelbrook, Earby – Healing Well
  49. Druid’s Oak, Caton – Sacred Tree
  50. Dyke Nook Cross, Clitheroe – Cross
  51. Easington Fell Ring, Newton – Enclosure
  52. Eaves Green Cross, Goosnargh – Cross
  53. Emmott Cross, Colne – Cross
  54. Fair Oak Circle, Whitewell – Enclosure
  55. Fairy Holes, Whitewell – Legendary Cave
  56. Fairy Stone, Poulton-le-Fylde – Legendary Rock
  57. Fairy Well, Emmot Moor, Laneshaw Bridge – Sacred Well
  58. Fairy Well, Heysham – Sacred Well
  59. Fairy Well, Preesall, Overwyre – Sacred Well
  60. Fairy Well, Staining, Poulton-le-Fylde – Sacred Well
  61. Flass Bent Well, Laneshaw Bridge – Healing Well
  62. Foldys Cross, Towneley, Burnley – Cross
  63. Foulridge – Standing Stone
  64. Foulscales Stone, Newton – Carved Stone
  65. Giant’s Stone, Rivington Moor – Legendary Rock
  66. Goose Well, Preston – Healing Well
  67. Gorton Rake, Hurst Green – Cross
  68. Great Doves Stones, Saddleworth Moor – Legendary Rocks
  69. Great Moss Stone, Emmott Moor, Wycoller – Standing Stone
  70. Great Stone, Downham – Sacred Rock
  71. Great Stone of Fourstones, Lowgill – Sacred Rocks
  72. Green Lowe, Whitehill, Darwen – Tumulus
  73. Greystone Cross, Blacko, Barrowford – Cross
  74. Grimeford Cross, Adlington – Cross
  75. Hades Hill, Whitworth – Cairn
  76. Hameldon Pasture, Worsthorne – Cairn Circle
  77. Hameldon Pasture, Worsthorne – Cup-Marked Stone
  78. Hameldon Pasture, Worsthorne- Tumulus
  79. Hameldon Spring, Worsthorne- Healing Well
  80. Hangman’s Bank, Preston – Cross
  81. Haulgh, Bolton – Tumulus
  82. Headless Cross, Grimeford, Adlington – see Grimeford Cross
  83. Heights Farm, Quernmore – Tumulus
  84. Hell Holes, Kelbrooke – Enclosure
  85. Herders Cross, Wycoller – Cross
  86. Higher Draw Well, Preston – Healing Well
  87. Holy Well, Helliwell, Bolton – Holy Well
  88. Holy Well, Hollinshead Hall, Tockholes – Holy Well
  89. Hullown Well, Laneshaw Bridge – Healing Well
  90. Jeppe Knave Grave, Wiswell – Cairn
  91. Jerusalem Farm, Laneshaw Bridge – Standing Stone
  92. Jinny Well, Newchurch-in-Pendle – Sacred Well
  93. Kendall Well, Preston – Healing Well
  94. Lady Well, Kirkby Lonsdale – Holy Well
  95. Lady Well, Preston – Holy Well
  96. Lister Well, White Moor, Barnoldswick – Healing Well
  97. Lodge of Stonyhill, Blackpool – Cairn
  98. Low Higham Farm, Hyde – Cairn
  99. Lower Apronful of Stones, Pendle Hill – Cairn
  100. Lower Rivington Reservoir, Anderton – Cup-and-Ring Stone
  101. Lowlands Well, Wycoller – Healing Well
  102. Maiden Cross, Foulridge – Cross
  103. Man Stone, Whitworth – Legendary Rock
  104. Marriotts Barrows, Hyde – Tumuli
  105. Marsden Heights Cross, Nelson – Cross
  106. Marsh Lane Well, Preston – Healing Well
  107. Minspit Well, Preston – Healing Well
  108. Mitton Church Cross, Great Mitton – Cross
  109. Mitton Green, Great Mitton – Cross
  110. Moor Hey, Weeton – Cairn
  111. Newchurch-in-Pendle, Pendle Hill – Stone Circle
  112. Nick o’ Pendle Cross, Sabden – Cross
  113. Noon Hill, Rivington Moor – Cairn
  114. Noyna Crags, Foulridge – Enclosure
  115. Old Jam Well, Worsthorne – Healing Well
  116. Old Man’s Hill, Turton Moor – Sacred Hill
  117. Old Molly’s Well, Wiswell – Healing Well
  118. Old Wife’s Well, Tockholes, Darwen – Sacred Well
  119. Our Lady’s Well, Fernyhalgh, Preston – Holy Well
  120. Our Lady’s Well, Kirkby Lonsdale – see Lady Well
  121. Peg o’ Nell’s Well, Clitheroe – Sacred Well
  122. Pendle Cross, Newchurch-in-Pendle – Cross
  123. Pendle Hill – Sacred Hill
  124. Petrifying Well, Preston – Sacred Well
  125. Pike Lowe, Extwistle, Burnley – Tumulus
  126. Pike Stones, Anglezarke Moor – Long Cairn
  127. Pleasington Cemetery, Blackburn – Prehistoric Tomb
  128. Pots and Pans Stone, Greenfield, Oldham – Legendary Rocks
  129. Pound Well, Laneshaw Bridge – Healing Well
  130. Queen of the Fairies Chair, Lowgill – Sacred Rocks
  131. Ratten Clough Cross, Emmot Moor, Lancashire
  132. Ring Stone Hill, Catlow, Nelson – Stone Circle
  133. Ringstones, Lowgill – Stone Circle
  134. Ring Stones, Worsthorne – ‘Stone Circle’
  135. Robin Hood’s Bed, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough – Legendary Rocks
  136. Robin Hood’s Stone, Allerton, Liverpool – Standing Stone
  137. Robin Hood’s Well, Higham – Sacred Well
  138. Robin Hood’s Well, Pendle Hill – Sacred Well
  139. Round Loaf Hill, Anglezarke Moor – Round Barrow
  140. St. Ann’s Well, Preston – Holy Well
  141. St. Helen’s Well, Colne – Holy Well
  142. St. Helen’s Well, Sefton – Holy Well
  143. St. Helen’s Well, Tarleton – Holy Well
  144. St. Helen’s Well, Whittle-le-Woods – Holy Well
  145. St. Mary’s Well, Preston – Holy Well
  146. St. Mary’s Well, Sawley Abbey, Downham – Holy Well
  147. St. Patrick’s Cross, Liverpool – Cross
  148. St. Patrick’s Well, Heysham – Holy Well
  149. St. Patrick’s Well, Slyne, Morecambe – Holy Well
  150. Sainty Well, Heysham – Holy Well
  151. Shay Cross, Wiswell – Cross
  152. Shire Lane Cross, Hurst Green – Cross
  153. Shorey Well, Burnley – Healing Well
  154. Skelshaw Ring, Easington – Enclosure
  155. Slipper Hill, Worsthorne – Stone Circle
  156. Slipper Lowe, Darwen Moor – Tumulus
  157. Standing Stone Field, Fence – Standing Stone
  158. Standing Stones Hill, Anglezarke Moor – Standing Stones
  159. Swinden Cross, Foulridge, Colne – Cross
  160. Solar Wheel of the Year Stone, Sabden – Cup-Marked Stone?
  161. Spa Well, Preston – Healing Well
  162. Tailor’s Cross, Foulridge – see Maiden Cross
  163. Thieveley, Holme Chapel, Burnley – Tumulus
  164. Tom Cross, Colne – Cross
  165. Tom Cross, Laneshaw Bridge – Cross
  166. Toot Hill, Great Mitton – Cross
  167. Tooter Hill, Bacup – Settlement
  168. Torrisholme Barrow, Bare, Morecambe – Tumulus
  169. Turn Lowe, Darwen Moor – Tumulus
  170. Two Lads, Wilder’s Moor, Horwich – Cairns
  171. Upper Cross, Newchurch-in-Pendle – Cross
  172. Walloper Well, Newton – Healing Well
  173. Werneth Low, Hyde – Settlement
  174. Warren Cross, Hurst Green – Cross
  175. Whalley Churchyard – Crosses
  176. White Brow, Horwich – Cairn
  177. Winking Well, Laneshaw Bridge – Healing Well
  178. Winter Hill, Rivington Moor – Cairn
  179. Withgill Cross, Great Mitton – Cross
  180. Worsthorne Hill – see Slipper Hill
  181. Wycoller Bridge, Trawden – Cup-and-Ring Stones

© Paul Bennett, The Northern Antiquarian