Pwllheli Lock-up




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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 ( 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)


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



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