Prees Lock-up

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Overview

Nation   England

County   Shropshire

Location   Shrewsbury Street  Prees

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   unknown

Year closed   unknown

Century of Operation   1700-1799, 1800-1899

Building Type   Lock-Up

Description

'Lock-up, now disused. Probably late C18. Large sandstone ashlar blocks; flat stone slab roof with heavy round-moulded cornice and ball terminal to centre. Square plan. Wide late C20 corrugated iron double doors on north.'

Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Former Lock Up, Prees', LEN 1236333

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SOURCES

    Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Former Lock Up, Prees', LEN 1236333

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1236333

ARCHIVES

Archive name: Shropshire Archives

Catalogue ref: 2924/19 & 28

Collection: Police Papers Relating to Lock-Ups

Description: Papers relating to Prees Lock-up

Dates: 1847-52


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