Cranbrook Lock-up




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Alternative Names   Spring Cottage

Nation   England

County   Kent

Location   The Hill, Cranbrook  Cranbrook

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   c.1850

Year closed   1865

Century of Operation   1800-1899

Building Type   Lock-Up

Remarks   A story on this lock-up can be found here:


Archive name: Kent History & Library Centre

Catalogue ref: Q/GPa/11/1-4

Collection: Kent Quarter Sessions

Description: Plans of Lock-up Houses at Chatham (1843), Dartford (1843), Cranbrook (1850), and West Malling (1851) 

Dates: 1843-1851


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