Location unknown Whitehaven
Map location in the vicinity
Year opened c1852
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1800-1899
Building Type Lock-Up
'a most substantial lock up has been erected here, containing six cells 14 feet long, 7 feet wide, and 10 feet high, provided with the necessary appliances for warming and ventilating, together with excellent accommodation for the keeper, 2 back yards, with water closets etc.'
Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain IV. Scotland, Eighteenth Report (Parl. Papers, 1852-53, LII.361), p.73
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