Yalding Stocks



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Nation   England

County   Kent

Location   Vicarage Road, near war memorial,  Yalding

Map location   in the vicinity

Year opened   1846

Year closed   Unknown

Building Type   Stocks

Remarks   Once stood near Yalding lock-up but current whereabouts unknown. Assumed lost.


'During the last half of the nineteenth century another item of village furniture adorned this public place as recorded in the Churchwardens accounts:- "1846. On the 20th August, the Vestry agreed that Stocks be erected on the Village Green near the Cage, and to be paid out of the Highway rates." It is not known when these were removed.'

Tony Kremer, Yalding History, '1784 Village Green'

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    Tony Kremer, Yalding History, '1784 Village Green'

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