- The Robin Hood Way Leg
- LEG No.6 - Southwell Caudwell's
Mill to Gleadthorpe Grange (19 miles)
Caudwell's Mill - Maythorne Mill - Kirklington - Eakring - Rufford
- Lidgett - Edwinstowe - The Lings - Gleadthorpe Grange
- A cloudy
day with some brief sunshine and a cold breeze, but it was dry.
Quite a long walk today or so my legs tell me.
early start and the walk passes Maythorne Mill.
through Mansey Common and a bridge over The Dumbles
or who, is Mompesson you ask.
was the Rector of Eakring. He moved from Eyam to Eakring in 1670,
after Eyam was decimated by the plague.
this is Mompessons Cross which marks the location of the Pulpit
Ash, where Mompesson preached to the locals
signs of Spring.
House near Edwinstowe
woods to the West of Edwinstowe I came across this stone with
a tall cross.