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Village Stocks, West Side of War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkoswald, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7638 / 54°45'49"N

Longitude: -2.6931 / 2°41'35"W

OS Eastings: 355498

OS Northings: 541210

OS Grid: NY554412

Mapcode National: GBR 9FMC.R2

Mapcode Global: WH80S.LJSB

Entry Name: Village Stocks, West Side of War Memorial

Listing Date: 3 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73498

Location: Kirkoswald, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Kirkoswald

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkoswald St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


12/72 Village Stocks, west
side of War Memorial


Village stocks. Probably early C18. Penrith red sandstone, with iron hook set
in lead. Long narrow slab set into the cobbles of the market place, hollowed at
top to take 2 pairs of legs. Central hook, bent flat, held 2 iron leg clamps,
which could be individually locked at either side on iron locking pins (holes
remain). Similar stocks at Gamblesby, Glassonby C.P. retains its ironwork.

Listing NGR: NY5549841210

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