'Ye olde parish stocks' with a protective metal cage in Fownhope, Herefordshire. Stocks were erected in most villages from the 14th century as a popular method of punishment for menial offences.

Date:
1945 - 1965
Location:
Parish Stocks, Highland Place, Fownhope, County Of Herefordshire
Reference:
AA002152
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Content

This is part of the Series: RAW01/02 Negatives and prints of English locations; within the Collection: RAW01 S W Rawlings Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Rawlings, S W

Curator: Birks, David

Keywords

Stocks, Crime And Punishment