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Latitude: 52.4992 / 52°29'57"N
Longitude: -1.7064 / 1°42'23"W
OS Eastings: 420025
OS Northings: 289073
OS Grid: SP200890
Mapcode National: GBR 4H4.7DN
Mapcode Global: VHBWG.CFQZ
Entry Name: Pillory and Whipping Post Immediately South of Numbers 1 and 3
Listing Date: 11 November 1952
Last Amended: 26 January 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1034694
English Heritage Legacy ID: 309320
Location: Coleshill, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46
District: North Warwickshire
Civil Parish: Coleshill
Built-Up Area: Coleshill
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Coleshill
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
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
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