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Village Stocks, in Churchyard 12 Metres South East of Chancel of St George, Bicknoller

Description: Village Stocks, in Churchyard 12 Metres South East of Chancel of St George

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 265054

OS Grid Reference: ST1109439410
OS Grid Coordinates: 311094, 139410
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1470, -3.2724

Location: Church Lane, Bicknoller, Somerset TA4 4EW

Locality: Bicknoller
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 4EW

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Listing Text


10/5 Village stocks, in churchyard 12
metres South East of chancel,
Church of St George



Village stocks. Late C18-early C19. Restored early C20. Wooden stocks about one and a half metres long and 400 cm high,
5 circular openings, cast iron hinges either end with padlock inscribed 'V R Patent' below a crown. There is an early
C20 bench in St George's Church (qv) carved with a depiction of the stocks in the shade of the large yew tree where
they still stand. Listed primarily for historic interest.

Listing NGR: ST1109439410

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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