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Links Page for the Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project

Award Winners 2016

for "Engaging people in the heritage, history & archaeology of Sherwood Forest".

Young Archaeology Club Sherwood Forest Trust Magna Carta Sherwood Forest

Some funders and partners:

World-wide Robin Hood Society

Robin Hood Society Feather in Your Cap Award 2016 Heritage Lottery Fund Archaeology Thynghowe Vikings Sherwood Forest Discover King John's Palace free excavation Robin Hood Town Tours

The Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project aims to provide a central hub for Sherwood Forest heritage, and to promote the work of groups in the forest.

It also seeks to build an inclusive partnership to promote the landscape and heritage of Sherwood Forest, from the bottom up.

Below are links to partners and friends of the project as well as useful resources for people interested in Sherwood Forest and getting involved:

Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project websites:

The Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project Blog: (over 155000 visitors)

The Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project Facebook Page: (over 5000 followers)

The Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project Twitter Page: (over 700 followers)

The Sherwood Forest Archaeology Project Crowdfunding Page:

Mercian Archaeological Services CIC- Community Archaeology in the East Midlands:

Mercian Archaeological Services CIC Facebook Page: (over 1000 followers)

Mercian Archaeological Services CIC  Twitter Page: (over 200 followers)

Links to partners, friends, groups and useful pages in alphabetical order:

Battle of Hatfield Investigation Society:

Center Parcs Wildlife Diaries blog:

Creswell Crags:

Eakring Birds Webstie:

Edwinstowe Community Wesbite:

Experience Nottinghamshire Website:

Experience Nottinghamshire  Facebook Page:

Experience Nottinghamshire Twitter Page:

Ezekial Bone Town Tours:

Ezekial Bone Facebook Page:

Ezekial Bone 21st Century Robin Hood Twitter Page:

Forever Green restaurant and conference venue:

Friends of Thynghowe Website:

Friends of Thynghowe Facebook Page:

Heritage Lottery Fund East Midlands:

Jolly Bodgers of Sherwood Forest:

Jolly Bodgers of Sherwood Forest Facebook Page:

King John’s Palace Wikipedia Page:'s_Palace

Laxton History Group

Our Mansfield and Area - History of Mansfield and surrounding area:

Mansfield Museum Facebook Page:

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

Paul Bubrocki Photography:

Public Information Research Organisation:

Public Information Research Organisation Facebook Page:

Ransom Wood Website:

Ransom Wood Facebook Page:

Robin Hood Town Tours:

RSPB Futurescapes Sherwood Forest:

RSPB Futurescapes Sherwood Forest blog:

Save Sherwood Forest:

Save Sherwood Forest Facebook Page:

Sherwood Archaeological Society:

Sherwood Forest Landscape Partnership Scheme:

Sherwood Forest Transition Website:

Sherwood Forest Transition Facebook Page:

Sherwood Forest Trust:

Sherwood Forest Trust Facebook Page:

Sherwood Forest Trust Twitter Page:

Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve - Natural England

Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve - Nottinghamshire County Council:

Sherwood Heritage Website:

Sherwood Heritage Facebook Page:

Sherwood Pines Forest Park - Forestry Commission:

Sherwood Forest Visitor Website:

TDP Invertebrate Surveyors and Consultants Ltd.:

Thynghowe Viking Heritage Area:

Vicar Water Country Park Website:

Vicar Water County Park Facebook Page:

Warsop Footpaths and Countryside Group:

Warsop Footpaths and Countryside Group - Issuu documents resource:

Warsop’s Countryside blog:

Warsop Web

Wise Old Woodpecker Sustainable Greenwood Woodworking:

Woodborough’s Heritage Website:

This list is designed to be dynamic and will grow over time.

If you wish to add your website to the list,

Please contact

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Project page links:


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About the Project






Research Aims


 Working with Specialists


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The Sherwood Forest
National Nature Reserve Archaeology Survey


Long term Research at 
King John’s Palace:
Ancient Royal Heart of Sherwood Forest


The Sherwood Forest Archaeology Training Fieldschool


“Scirwuda- Mapping the Greenwood”: Place-names,
Ghost and Shadow woods of Sherwood Forest Project


Investigating Thynghowe Viking
Meeting Site


Searching for the 
The Battle of Hatfield


Edwinstowe Church Survey


 Fieldswork at St Edwin’s Chapel


St Mary’s Norton- Cuckney Church Survey


 Mapping Medieval Sherwood Forest


The Sherwood Forest LiDAR


Warsop Old Hall
Archaeological Project


The Sherwood Villages Project:
Settlement Development in the Forest


Sherwood Heath Survey


 Clipstone Village Dig


Researching Edward IIs fortification at Clipstone Peel


Ransom Wood Survey


Thoresby Estate Survey


 Robin Hood’s Village Dig


The Cistercians of Rufford Project:
Settlement Development, Dynamics and Desertion.


Sherwood Forest Environmental Survey


World War II in Sherwood Forest - Mapping the camps, munitions and more


World War I in Sherwood Forest - Mapping the camps, munitions and more


About Medieval Sherwood Forest


Robin Hood and Sherwood Forest


 Outlaws & Villains


 Historical Research


 Stories from the Forest


Book Reviews




 Funding the Project


 Project Partners


 Project Sponsors


 Robin Hood Challenges


Outreach Bus Tours


 Links page


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