Hastings Watch House

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Overview

Nation   England

County   Sussex

Location   unknown  Hastings

Map location   in the vicinity

Year opened   unknown

Year closed   unknown

Century of Operation   1800-1899

Building Type   Unknown

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Archive name: East Sussex Record Office

Catalogue ref: DH/B 136/35

Collection: Hastings Borough Council

Description: Letter from John Phillips, Clerk to the (Hastings Improvement). Includes reference to a watch house belonging to the Commissioners near the (Hastings) Gaol, containing four cells for prisoners and bed for the Beadle, John Cartier, who lives there.

Dates: 1836


Archive name: East Sussex Record Office

Catalogue ref: DH/B 136/517

Collection: Hastings Borough Council

Description: Report by Inspector (John Campbell to the Hastings Watch Committee) concerning the escape of a prisoner from the watch house

Dates: 1852


Archive name: East Sussex Record Office

Catalogue ref: DH/B 136/520

Collection: Hastings Borough Council

Description: Letter to the Hastings Watch Committee re watch house, communication of prisoners with outsiders and escapes

Dates: 1853


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