Thesaurus Term/Concept: LOCK UP

Identifier 71054
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A prison used for temporary detention. The typical village lock-up was a one-storeyed, one-celled building, sometimes of round or polygonal plan.

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Context Record
Monument Type MSO8882 Pound and lock-up, Brompton Regis (Building)
Monument Type MEM22233 Village lock-up, West Porlock (Building)