Winter's Gibbet (Rothley with Hollinghill; Elsdon)
The gibbet is a wooden post with a projecting arm built in the 19th century as a replica of the gibbet upon which William Winter was executed in 1791 for the murder of Margaret Crozier of the Raw near Hepple. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.
WATCHING BRIEF, Erection of Wind Monitoring Masts for the Proposed Ray Wind Farm Development, Northumberland. Archaeological watching brief 2007; CFA Archaeology Ltd
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