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Stocks and Whipping Post Approximately 15 Metres North West of Outhwaite Farmhouse, Roeburndale

Description: Stocks and Whipping Post Approximately 15 Metres North West of Outhwaite Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182599

OS Grid Reference: SD6136565620
OS Grid Coordinates: 361365, 465620
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0850, -2.5921

Location: Moor Lane, Lancaster LA2 8QS

Locality: Roeburndale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8QS

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Listing Text


2/63 Stocks and Whipping Post approx.
4-10-1967 15 metres north-west of Outhwaite


Stocks and whipping post, possibly c.1700. Sandstone. Stocks now built
into field wall and comprise 2 posts of square plan grooved on inner
sides. The upper board, presumably of wood, is now missing. The lower
part, slotted into the posts, has 4 semi-circular leg recesses. The
whipping post is roughly square on plan, with chamfered and stopped sides.
Below the top at the front is an iron ring. Tithe documents held at Hornby
Castle and dated 1721 record that William Edmondson of Outhwaite was then
constable of Roeburndale.

Listing NGR: SD6136565620

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Source: English Heritage

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