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

© Paul Bennett, The Northern Antiquarian