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place:- stocks, Kirkoswald
parish Kirkoswald parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
stocks
coordinates:- NY55494121
10Km square:- NY54
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY5541

photograph

stocks, Kirkoswald -- Kirkoswald -- Cumbria / -- 21.5.2011

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
VILLAGE STOCKS, WEST SIDE OF WAR MEMORIAL / / THE SQUARE / KIRKOSWALD / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73498 / NY5549841210
courtesy of English Heritage
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.
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY55494121
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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