Farndon Lock Up



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Nation   England

County   Cheshire

Location   65 High Street  Farndon

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   1837

Year closed   unknown

Century of Operation   1800-1899

Building Type   Lock Up


'Former Lockup, now lockup garage, 1837, of Flemish bond brickwork with pale headers; pyramidal roof of graded grey slate. Projecting garage doors replace the former doorway. 2 semicircular barred, stone-cased openings above a plain stone band, 2 metres above floor-level. Between the openings is inscribed LOCKUP 1837.'

Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Village Lock Up, LEN 1228751' (https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1228751)

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    Roy's Blog, 'Cheshire. Lock-ups at Farndon, Farnworth and Kelsall.' (8 April 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/04/lock-ups-at-farndon-farnworth-and.html
  • Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Village Lock Up, LEN 1228751'

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1228751


Archive name: Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

Catalogue ref: CJP 20/4/3

Collection: Cheshire Constabulary

Description: Cheshire Constabulary - headquarters and general, Cheshire Constabulary. Farndon Lock-up book.

Dates: 1875-1955


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