Stockport County Lock Up

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Overview

Prison Type   Local Lock-up

Date opened   unknown

Date closed   unknown

Location   Mill Lane   Stockport

Map location   in the vicinity

County   Cheshire

Prison Info

Prison Type   Local Lock-up

Date opened   unknown

Date closed   unknown

Location   Mill Lane   Stockport

Map location   in the vicinity
Lat.   53.4067  Long.   -2.1669285

County   Cheshire

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Principal Primary Sources

  • Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain II. Northern and Eastern District, Second Report (Parl. Papers, 1837, XXXII.499), p.37; Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain II. Northern and Eastern District, Fourth Report (Parl. Papers, 1839, XXII.1), p.26; Inspectors of Prisons of Great Britain II. Northern and Eastern District, Sixth Report (Parl. Papers, 1841 Session 2, V.1), p.29

Additional Primary Sources

  • Samuel Bagshaw, History, Gazetteer and Directory of the County Palatine of Chester (Sheffield, 1850), p. 275

Prisoners

Archive name: Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

Catalogue ref: CJP 20/10/1

Collection: Cheshire Constabulary

Description: Cheshire Constabulary - headquarters and general, Stockport Division. Includes Gaol book (1836-1840) and town thieves books (1879-1928). Gives details of physical description and previous convictions, with photograph (1836-1840).

Dates: 1836-1840, 1879-1928