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Robin Hood & Little John Stones, Whitby, North Yorkshire

Standing Stones (destroyed?):  OS Grid Reference – NZ 9171 0952 Also Known as: Robin Hood’s Pillars Archaeology & History References to these old standing stones are scarce—at least in archaeology books anyway.  Even the usually diligent masters of Burl (1993) … Continue reading

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Robin Hood’s Bay, Whitby, North Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NZ 94 06? Also Known as: Kendall Stone Archaeology & History In James Simpson’s precursory essay (1866) to his monumental Archaic Sculpturings (1867), he details the former existence of a decent piece of prehistoric rock … Continue reading

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