Canewdon Lock-Up

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Overview

Alternative Names   Cage

Nation   England

County   Essex

Location   Beside gate of St Nicholas Church, west end of High Street,  Canewdon

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   1775

Year closed   Unknown

Century of Operation   1700-1799

Building Type   Lock-Up

Remarks   Grade II listed.

Description

'CANEWDON HIGH STREET TQ 89 SE (north side) 6/78 Village Lock-up and stocks adjacent to 27.7.59 Churchyard (formerly listed as Cage or Lock-up) GV II Lock-up and stocks. Said to have been erected 1775, repaired 1914. Timber framed and weatherboarded. Red tiled roof, gabled to road. Small metal grill to left (west) side. Vertically boarded door, 2 strap hinges with padlock. Crossed metal straps. Stocks on floor inside. Board above door reads Village Lock-up and Stocks.'

Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Village Lock Up and Stocks Adjacent to Churchyard', Canewdon, LEN1147585

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  • Canewdon Village Lock UpPhoto © Matthew Barker (cc-by-sa/2.0)

SOURCES

    Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Village Lock Up and Stocks Adjacent to Churchyard', Canewdon, LEN1147585

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1147585
  • Roy's Blog, 'ESSEX. Lock-ups at Bradwell on Sea, Braintree and Canewdon.' (26 June 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/06/lock-ups-at-bradwell-on-sea-braintree.html

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