EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ROOD
Awhile after she suddenly demanded, "Don't you think Miss Rood looks like me?"
Every rood of this region had been in possession of that humming army over there.
Then lifting again the rood, he turned away, and with him went the Norman.
The night of Good Friday, three weeks past, he had a vision of the Rood.
One of the most famous of these relics was the rood of Dovercourt.
It was from the town of Dedham, to the place where the filthy Rood stood, ten miles.
So he bade her tell her brothers that he should meet them at the Rood.
Marilda undertook the care of the children at the Rood, but she could not get on with them.
The rood loft was now pulled down, and sold as old timber for 3s.
Every parish that could afford it seems to have had a rood loft and an organ in it.