Location Church Road Wheatley
Map location exact or closely approximate
Year opened 1834
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1800-1899
Building Type Lock Up
'Lock-up. 1834. By Cooper, mason. Squared coursed limestone rubble. Hexagonal pyramid plan. Heavy plank door with stone lintel. Apex cap and ball finial. Noted as containing stocks. Interior not inspected.'
Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Lock-up, Church Road, LEN 1047479' (https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1047479)
Description: The former lock up on Church Road was built in 1834. Drunks and minor offenders were locked up here in Victorian times.
Photo by: Photo © Steve Daniels (cc-by-sa/2.0)
Archive name: Oxfordshire History Centre
Catalogue ref: POX0118823
Description: Photograph of the Lock-up House at Wheatley