Broughton Lock Up

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Nation   England

County   Cambridgeshire

Location   Causeway Road  Broughton

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   1840

Year closed   mid 20th century

Century of Operation   1800-1899, 1900-1999

Building Type   Lock Up

Remarks   Plaque dates the lock up to c.1840 and claims it was last used during a village feast between the First and Second World Wars.

SOURCES

    Roy's Blog, 'Cambridgeshire. Lock-ups at Broughton, Burwell, Coveney and Eaton Socon' (26 June 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/06/lock-ups-at-broughton-burwell-coveney.html
  • Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Lock Up, Broughton, LEN 1128527'

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1128527

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