Location near the Ship Inn, West Street Banwell
Map location exact or closely approximate
Year opened 1825
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1800-1899
Building Type Lock Up
Remarks According to Roy's Blog, a square-shaped building near the Ship Inn. Now demolished.
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Archive name: Somerset Archives and Local Studies
Catalogue ref: D/P/ban/13/2/8
Collection: Banwell parish records
Description: Office and functions of Overseers of the Poor. Overseers' accounts with rates throughout. Vestry decisions to establish select Vestry (1825), to erect Lock-up (1827). Loose receipts (1827).