Location unknown Much Woolton
Map location in the vicinity
Year opened unknown
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1800-1899
Building Type Lock-Up
'This is a small octagonal cell, with no house or room attached to it, by the side of the high road. It is almost close to a large duck pond, and though some height above the water, the floor is about two feet below the level of the road, and consequently, the cell is very damp. The rain too comes through the roof, and when I visited it the straw with which the floor was covered, and which is the only bedding, except a broken bench, was quite wet. It is dark, and totally unfit for use ... The cell is 7 feet wide, and 7 1/2 feet high ... There is no provision for warming, and the only ventilation is obtained through a small perforated plate in the door.'
Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain IV. Northern District, Thirteenth Report (Parl. Papers, 1847-8, XXXVI.361), p.82
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