House of Correction (Hexham)
This prison was built in 1820 as an extension to a now demolished main building. The remains of the iron cell doors with complicated locks can still be seen. It is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Conservation area|
|Event(s):||FIELD SURVEY, Archaeological Survey of Hexham 1988; ARCHAEOLOGICAL UNIT FOR NORTH EAST ENGLAND|
Source of Reference
Local History of Hexham
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