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Pillory and Whipping Post Immediately South of Numbers 1 and 3, Coleshill

Description: Pillory and Whipping Post Immediately South of Numbers 1 and 3

Grade: II
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

Location: 5 Church Hill, Coleshill B46 3AD

Locality: Coleshill
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B46 3AD

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Listing Text

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

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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