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Latitude: 51.0505 / 51°3'1"N
Longitude: -3.0525 / 3°3'9"W
OS Eastings: 326320
OS Northings: 128438
OS Grid: ST263284
Mapcode National: GBR M3.G2GV
Mapcode Global: FRA 46HB.NMJ
Entry Name: Stocks and Whipping Post in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St Augustine
Listing Date: 7 May 1963
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060426
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270756
Location: West Monkton, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA2
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: West Monkton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST22NE WEST MONKTON CP
WEST MONKTON VILLAGE
6/212 Stocks and Whipping post in
churchyard, about 10 metres South
of South aisle, Church of St
Stocks and whipping post under canopy, C18, possibly earlier, resited in churchyard early C20, late C20 canopy. Wood
and wrought iron. Whipping post: about 1.5 metres high, broken at top, corners bound with metal strips, set of manacles
attached to post, Stocks: hinged boards with 6 circular openings, hinges much eroded, Set below C20 wooden plain roofed
canopy supported by 4 posts. The survival of whipping posts is uncommon.
Listing NGR: ST2632128436
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