Luckington Lock-up

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Overview

Nation   England

County   Wiltshire

Location   The Street  Luckington

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   unknown

Year closed   unknown

Century of Operation   1700-1799, 1800-1899

Building Type   Lock-Up

Remarks   Next to 'The Pump House'. An iron pump and stone trough stand beside the doorway.

Description

'Lock-up, C18, ashlar, small scale, single-storey with stepped ashlar block roof and south side door. Door is renewed but has reset original grille and hinged pierced iron covering flap. Cast- iron village pump is attached to left of door.'

Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'The Lock Up, Luckington', LEN: 1283174

Featured Images

  • ExteriorPhoto © Ray Bird (cc-by-sa/2.0)
  • Luckington, The Old Police Cell; photograph, lock-up, public water pump and Pump House with three children posed, Luckington, Wiltshire, c 1910Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, MODES Database, P6992 (with kind permission)

Description: Exterior

Photo by: Photo © Ray Bird (cc-by-sa/2.0)

Description: Luckington, The Old Police Cell; photograph, lock-up, public water pump and Pump House with three children posed, Luckington, Wiltshire, c 1910

Photo by: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, MODES Database, P6992 (with kind permission)

SOURCES

    Roy's Blog, 'WILTSHIRE. Lock-ups at Luckington, Maiden Bradley and Shrewton.' (22 March 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/03/lock-ups-at-luckington-maiden-bradley.html
  • Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'The Lock Up, Luckington', LEN: 1283174

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1283174
  • Leslie Brooke, Some West-Country Lock-Ups (Castle Cary, Fox Publications, 1985), pp. 19, 129 (sketch)

ARCHIVES

Archive name: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre

Catalogue ref: P6992

Collection: MODES Database

Description: Luckington, The Old Police Cell; photograph, lock-up, public water pump and Pump House with three children posed, Luckington, Wiltshire

Dates: c.1910


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