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Address: Church of St Michael's and All Angels, Hathersage, Peak District National Park S32 1BB, England
Phone Number: 44 1433 650 3532

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A quaint place

Visited here while staying in hathersage, firstly if visiting by car access is via a very narrow road with barely room for 1 car so watch out for oncoming traffic much better to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Ok so the locals are keen that you can find this grave so there are good footpaths to the curch and it is very well signed. This said do not expected to much else but a grave. The curch was not open when I was there so I could not even go for a nosie inside which I love to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Visited here while staying in hathersage, firstly if visiting by car access is via a very narrow road with barely room for 1 car so watch out for oncoming traffic much better to approach on foot, very peaceful and well kept churchyard, grave site is marked by a headstone at the base of a yew tree and fenced off well... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

just up the hill from the Scotsmans Pack is a lovely church and I. The grounds along with very old graves is Little Johns Grave. Not much to see but still worth a visit if you are in the area.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

A very pretty setting and a lovely walk up to the church and grave itself. You just need to know where the sign post are before you leave the main road to go up to the grave, once at the churchyard it is easy to find the grave.

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United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We visited on a sunny spring day so the whole of the church yard looked amazing. The grave itself is historically very interesting, and has obviously been immaculately kept. The church has some curious and very old stone carvings on it, one of which looks like a teddy bear. :) Inside the church you can buy souvenirs and books on... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Have viewed from the road many times so thought would take a look, walked up a very steep hill and into the church yard, looked at little johns grave or at least someone's who must have been about eight feet tall, well its a grave but longer than usual, outside the church is beautiful and the grounds well kept, inside... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

A part of folk lore or history, whatever you believe your visit will be long remembered. Visit as part of a longer walk in the beautiful Peak District, or a shorter walk from Hathersage village. Kids love the boasting rights at school when they say they have seen Little Johns Grave!

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Divonne-les-Bains, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is in The Hathersge church yard and I guess you would want to see if you were a Robin Hood fan. However its a bit like the Nigara Falls ...... Once you have seen it what happens next. Its probably a tick list item BTW.... Hathersage is well worth a visit anyway.

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Norwich
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Little bit history to go and look at , worth a look. Church would be worth a look too, but we were limited for parking space.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Good little find on a walk from Hathersage out to Stanage Edge, interesting bit of history/legend. Recommend the White to Dark peak walk.

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Address: Church of St Michael's and All Angels, Hathersage, Peak District National Park S32 1BB, England
Phone Number: 44 1433 650 3532
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Hope Valley  >  Hathersage

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