Location Hellman's Cross Great Canfield
Map location exact or closely approximate
Year opened unknown
Year closed 1860
Century of Operation 1600-1699, 1700-1799, 1800-1899
Building Type Stocks
Remarks Site used for burning of a suspected witch in 1683 suggests the stocks might have been present as early as the 17th century. Restored by Parish Council in 2000.
'Stocks on road verge to S of Green Street. Square post, chamfered and stopped, repaired at base. Two hinged iron clasps, each with 3 saddles for wrists, and hasp. Ankle boards missing, shown in position in photograph taken in 1927 at E.R.O.'
Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'STOCKS APPROXIMATELY 30 METRES SOUTH WEST OF HOUSE HADEN'S END', LEN 1122692