Biggin Hill Lock-Up

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Overview

Nation   England

County   Kent

Location   Within the Old Jail pub, Jail Lane,  Biggin Hill (London Borough of Bromley)

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   Unknown

Year closed   Unknown

Building Type   Public House

Remarks   Pub is Grade II listed but lock-up or cells not referenced in listing. Anecdotal evidence only of lock-up use.

SOURCES

    Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'The Old Jail', Biggin Hill, LEN1064387

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1064387
  • Roy's Blog, 'GREATER LONDON. Lock-ups at Cranford, Hampstead, Stoke Newington and Biggin Hill.' (29 June 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/06/
  • The Old Jail in Biggin Hill website, 'History'

  • https://theoldjail.co.uk/history/

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