Staindrop Lock-Up




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Nation   England

County   Durham

Location   Attached to St Mary's Church, Front Street,  Staindrop

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   Unknown

Year closed   Unknown

Building Type   Vestry

Remarks   Grade I listed but lock-up not referenced in listing. Former vestry. Lock-up position indicated by red arrow on Maigheach-gheal's photo of St Mary's Church below.


    Roy's Blog, 'DURHAM & NORTHUMBERLAND. Lock-ups at Barnard Castle, Staindrop, Morpeth & Stamfordham.' (29 March 2013)

  • Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Church of St Mary', Staindrop, LEN1338594

  • Elizabeth Steele, 'A short parish history of Staindrop' (within Staindrop Parish Plan 2008), p.9



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