Description"The Village Lock-up dates from the early C19th and still has chains attached to the walls. It is a Grade II Listed Building http://list.english-heritage.org.uk/resultsingle.aspx?uid=1178865 Before a national system of policing was set up many villages has their own form of lock-up or jail. Local wrong-doers were held for a short time before being released or sent to a nearby town for trial http://www.heritage-explorer.co.uk/web/he/searchdetail.aspx?id=7432" Photo by Andrew Curtis, 2012.
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Further informationLink: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2783111
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Added by: Peter Smith
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Picture Taken: 2012-01-28