Location police station, near town hall and market Bath
Map location in the vicinity
Year opened unknown
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1800-1899
Building Type Police Station
'This building is situate near the Town Hall, from which is is separated by a portion of the market; another part of the same market bounding it on the other side and behind. It is extremely confined in extent, and from the contiguity of the market will not admit of any enlargement. It contains six cells, three of which on the ground floor are alone used for the ordinary confinement of prisoners ... The cells on the ground floor are extremely close and ill ventilated, and at the time of my inspection were in a very dirty condition; a circumstance which is scarcely avoidable, as they must be continually occupied.'
Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain III. Southern and Western District, Fifteenth Report (Parl. Papers, 1850, XXVIII.579), p.74
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