Yeovil Lock-up

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Overview

Alternative Names   The Stockhouse, The Blind House, Hell's Gate

Nation   England

County   Somerset

Location   cellar below 'Le Tolsell' , Market Square  Yeovil

Map location   in the vicinity

Year opened   unknown

Year closed   unknown

Century of Operation   1500-1599, 1600-1699, 1700-1799, 1800-1899

Building Type   Market House

Remarks   Replaced by the 'Watch House' in 1830 (https://www.prisonhistory.org/lockup/yeovil-watch-house/)

SOURCES

    Roy's Blog, 'SOMERSET. Lock-up at Wrington and demolished lock-up detail.' (13 July 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/07/somerset-lock-up-at-wrington.html
  • Leslie Brooke, Some West-Country Lock-Ups (Castle Cary, Fox Publications, 1985), p. 15

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