Tag Archive: Sherwood Forest

Archaeology and History of medieval Sherwood Forest

Today we have a guest post by Andy Gaunt. Andy is a professional archaeologist in Nottinghamshire and an expert on Medieval Sherwood Forest, its landscape, people and administration. His information is below the post. Thanks Andy for the great article! ~The Archivist Archaeology and History of medieval Sherwood Forest http://sherwoodforesthistory.blogspot.com Sherwood Forest is the most…

Ruined Sherwood palace reopens to public

A Nottinghamshire building which hosted medieval kings is being reopened after a major restoration project. King John’s Palace at Kings Clipstone dates from the 12th Century but was put on an at risk register when its walls became unstable. A £100,000 scheme has since secured the structure, which was used as a hunting lodge for…