Kingsbury Episcopi Round House

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Nation   England

County   Somerset

Location   village green, Thorney Road  Kingsbury Episcopi

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   unknown

Year closed   unknown

Century of Operation   1700-1799, 1800-1899

Building Type   Lock-Up

Remarks   Listed Buildings claims lock-up dates from 18th century. Leslie Brooke states that it was built between 1820 and 1840.

SOURCES

    Leslie Brooke, Some West-Country Lock-Ups (Castle Cary, Fox Publications, 1985), pp. 12-13, 65 (sketch)
  • Roy's Blog, 'SOMERSET. Lock-ups at Kilmersdon, Kingsbury Episcopi and Mells.' (13 July 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/07/somerset-lock-ups-at-kilmersdon.html
  • Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Lock Up, Kingsbury Episcopi', LEN 1057720

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1057720

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