Pwllheli Lock-up

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Overview

Nation   Wales

County   Caernarfonshire

Location   18 Gaol Street  Pwllheli

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   unknown

Year closed   unknown

Building Type   Unknown

Remarks   Now a retail shop. Grade II listed building (https://britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/300004487-alcatraz-pwllheli#.XQarErxKiUk) but says nothing of lock-up function.

Description: Hen garchar Pwllheli Old gaol This building was the town prison on Stryd Moch (Pig Street) English name Gaol Street. It is now a clothes shop, appropriately named Alcatraz.

Photo by: Photo © Alan Fryer (cc-by-sa/2.0)

SOURCES

    Roy's Blog, 'WALES. Lock-ups at Llangollen, Narberth, Ruabon and Pwllheli.' (08 July 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/07/wales-lock-ups-at-llangollen-narberth.html

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