Chip - Please forward any off-list notes you receive .
This is not just a Scottish reference. There are many place names
in England, associated with Robin Hood. We can spend a great deal
of time on this one.
> There is a reference to the ancient game "Robin Hood and the Abbott
> of Misrule" played in the month of May. It was such a popular game
> that when the Protestants tried to ban in and actually arrest the
> "Robin Hood" the crowd rioted and secured the poor man and started
> the game again.
> Does anyone have any information as to what this "game" was or how I
> could get more information on it.
> Chip Clark