|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Post medieval village stocks|
A complete set of oak and wrought iron stocks dating to 1804. These were instruments of punishment in which the offender was placed in a sitting position with their wrists and ankles clamped between two planks.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 1635 1920|
|Parish:||HAVERINGLAND, BROADLAND, NORFOLK|
'Stocks' marked on 6 inch Ordnance Survey map but not as antiquity.
However these are indeed a set of stocks (ie a pillory) and appear to be ancient. Despite misleading Ordnance Survey marking they are just on Haveringland side of boundary.
Information from B.S. Ayers (NAU), March 1991.
E. Rose (NLA), 23 September 1991
20 May 1992. Seen only in passing by E. Rose (NLA). A very large and elaborate set, with finials on the posts.
(S1) states this is dated 1804.
- STOCKS (Post Medieval to Modern - 1804 AD to 2050 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest. |
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