Description: Pillory and Whipping Post Immediately South of Numbers 1 and 3
Date Listed: 11 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 309320
OS Grid Reference: SP2002589072
OS Grid Coordinates: 420025, 289072
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4992, -1.7064
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COLESHILL CHURCH HILL
SP2089-2189 (North side)
10/6 Pillory and Whipping Post
11/11/52 immediately S of Nos.1 and 3
(Formerly listed as Pillory,
Whipping Post and village
Pillory and whipping post. Probably early C19. Oak. Post approximately 14 feet
high with turned acorn finial, a standing platform at about mid-height and near
the top a transom with holes for the heads and hands of 2 persons. Near the
bottom of the post are shackles for whipping. There were formerly a pair of
stocks. Formerly in front of the Market Hall which stood in the middle of the
road and which was demolished in 1865.
(VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, 1965, p49)
Listing NGR: SP2002589073
Source: English Heritage
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