Northleach Stocks

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Overview

Nation   England

County   Gloucestershire

Location   High Street, opposite former Red Lion pub,  Northleach

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   Unknown

Year closed   Unknown

Building Type   Stocks

Remarks   1955 photograph from Francis Frith shows the stocks and pillory on the High Street opposite a black and white timbered inn, possibly the Red Lion. The present public conveniences now stand in roughly the same place. The stocks were stored inside the lock-up at the post office (see separate listing).

Description

'The Post Office and lock-up, at end of row. C17-mid C18 in several phases.' 'Early plank door giving access to former 'lock-up' left where the stocks and ducking stool were formerly stored.'

Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'The Post Office, Northleach, LEN1090443

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SOURCES

    Francis Frith, 'Northleach, The Stocks c.1955', Photo ref: N125006

  • https://www.francisfrith.com/northleach/northleach-the-stocks-c1955_n125006
  • Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'The Post Office, Northleach, LEN1090443

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1090443

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