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Village Stocks, in Churchyard 12 Metres South East of Chancel of St George

A Grade II Listed Building in Bicknoller, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.147 / 51°8'49"N

Longitude: -3.2724 / 3°16'20"W

OS Eastings: 311094

OS Northings: 139410

OS Grid: ST110394

Mapcode National: GBR LT.80S6

Mapcode Global: VH6GX.7FCJ

Plus Code: 9C3R4PWH+R2

Entry Name: Village Stocks, in Churchyard 12 Metres South East of Chancel of St George

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345665

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265054

Location: Bicknoller, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Bicknoller

Built-Up Area: Bicknoller

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/5 Village stocks, in churchyard 12
metres South East of chancel,
Church of St George



Village stocks. Late C18-early C19. Restored early C20. Wooden stocks about one and a half metres long and 400 cm high,
5 circular openings, cast iron hinges either end with padlock inscribed 'V R Patent' below a crown. There is an early
C20 bench in St George's Church (qv) carved with a depiction of the stocks in the shade of the large yew tree where
they still stand. Listed primarily for historic interest.

Listing NGR: ST1109439410

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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