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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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Hathersage Derbyshire

Lovely village & church including Little John's grave in well kept graveyard just a short walk walk up through fields or road - worth a visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Woking, United Kingdom
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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place to visit, church yard is very well kept. I was told that once the grave was opened and the remains examined the height of the subject was quite tall. I am unable to verify this just word of mouth. The grave is kept by the Ancient Order of Foresters, if l recall correctly. If you are in... More 

Thank PeteNN8
Woking, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely village & church including Little John's grave in well kept graveyard just a short walk walk up through fields or road - worth a visit.

Thank KMO25
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35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is worth a visit even if just for a talking point. It is set in a very well kept church which is worth a visit in itself.

Thank dandydavid
Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a short drive out of village lovely church graveyard kept lovely and little John grave easy to find .narrow lane so take care on drive up

Thank mandy1sim
Coventry, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best way to enjoy the Church and grave is to walk the loop going along Baulk Lane and when you have the cricket ground on your left hand side you will see a small gate on your right. Its a reasonable steep walk up but take your time, you will notice when your half way up theres a high... More 

Thank RabbiBuckley
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570 reviews
221 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst it is never certain that such persons as Robin Hood and Little John existed, it is a great legend and therefore worth a climb up to the church (steep roads in each direction). The church is very attractive.

Thank GerMar60
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Little John's grave is a must if your in the area. With a little cafe serving homemade cakes next door lovely place

Thank Sarah D
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68 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Whether you believe it or not, it's worth a walk to see Little John's grave because the church itself is quite pretty.

Thank Bianconero_59
Leeds, United Kingdom
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491 reviews
212 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Maybe it does lack historical accuracy, but this is a pleasant and peaceful churchyard to visit, easily accessed from Hathersage, and the Robin Hood/Little John legend is popular with kids of all ages. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Smitem
Redcar, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

My husband and I were unaware that Little Johns grave was in this graveyard when we visited so it was a very nice surprise when we came across it. We like to visit old church's and have a walk around all the old graves and even sit quietly to gather our thoughts and think of our lost loved ones, so... More 

Thank talullah-la-belle

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