|Newstead Priory (now Newstead Abbey) Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire|
In the Medieval Period it was on the western side of the 'High Forest' area of Sherwood, halfway along the western highway from Nottingham in the south to the Royal Manor of Mansfield to the north and was a favoured stop over for travellers.
|Picture: King John's Palace set in its landscape from the south west (reconstruction by the author). Based on historic mapping map for University MA.|
|Picture: A reconstruction of king John's Palace from the south (by the author) based on historic mapping for University MA.|