Location Union Street Yeovil
Map location exact or closely approximate
Year opened 1849
Year closed 1938
Century of Operation 1800-1899, 1900-1999
Building Type Police Station, Town Hall
Remarks As Leslie Brooke explains, 3 cells in a Town House accommodating both the Borough Surveyor and the Police replaced the former lock-up or watch house in George Court (https://www.prisonhistory.org/lockup/yeovil-watch-house/).
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