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HER Number:MDV18355
Name:Justices Court, Market Street, North Tawton

Summary

On the ground floor of the former Justices Court is the old village lock up. Stone built with leaded light windows and an iron grilled in the door.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 664 017
Map Sheet:SS60SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNorth Tawton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishNORTH TAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS60SE/54

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COURT HOUSE (Built, Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Willmott Dobbie, B. M., 1979, Pounds or Pinfolds and Lockups, 30 (Monograph). SDV21958.

Justices Court, now council office. On the ground floor is the old village lock up. Stone built, with leaded light windows and an iron grille in the door.


Exeter Archaeology, 2001, Archaeological Assessment of North Tawton Flood Defence Scheme, 12 (Report - Assessment). SDV319171.


Google, 2014, Google Streetview (Website). SDV355684.

Building at the end of the row on the north side of Market Street appears to fit Dobbie's description. Map object based on this source.


Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV21958Monograph: Willmott Dobbie, B. M.. 1979. Pounds or Pinfolds and Lockups. Pounds or Pinfolds and Lockups. Unknown. 30.
SDV319171Report - Assessment: Exeter Archaeology. 2001. Archaeological Assessment of North Tawton Flood Defence Scheme. Exeter Archaeology Report. 01.34. A4 Stapled + Digital. 12.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV355684Website: Google. 2014. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 9 2014 10:37AM