Location town hall Leamington Spa
Map location exact or closely approximate
Year opened unknown
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1800-1899
Building Type Town Hall
'There are two places containing lock up cells in this town; one is under the Town Hall, and the other in a distant part of town. The chief constable has the charge of them; he has apartments at the Town Hall adjoining the lock up cells, and his wife resides on the spot with him ... In addition to the three cells under the Town Hall, there is a day room, a small yard, and a privy, for the uise of the prisoners ... The stock of bedding is good, The cells require whitewashing, which is soon to be done.'
Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain III. Southern and Western District, Fifth Report (Parl. Papers, 1840, XXV.721), p.127
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