Location unknown Stamford
Map location in the vicinity
Year opened c1845
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1800-1899
Building Type Lock-Up
'the town council have erected suitable cells for the detention of persons in charge of the police. They are warmed, and provided with beds, bedding, and supplied with water. They appeared damp at the time of my visit, having not been sufficiently dried since they were erected. They were built at a cost of 220l.'
Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain II. Northern and Eastern District, Eleventh Report (Parl. Papers, 1846, XXI.483), p.60
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