|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Post medieval cage and pound|
An early 19th century cage, or lock up, and pound, built in flint and brick, with an original door and locking bar.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 7636 3696|
|Parish:||DOCKING, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
7 June 1979. Visit.
Cage and pound.
Small flint and brick shed, 18th century?
Strong wooden iron bound door on west with small iron barred window above.
No other windows.
E. Rose (NAU) 7 June 1979.
Pound on east, walls now cut down to make a public garden.
Name Pound Lane east of town suggests it was formerly on that side, unless there were two or the road names have changed.
Listed as 19th century, see (S1).
- POUND (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
- PRISON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 308. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1304740. |
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