Stocks - Roundtown, Aynho, Northamptonshire, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
N 51° 59.698 W 001° 15.323
30U E 619777 N 5761915
Quick Description: These are the village stocks in Aynho and they are an important historical site with a marker plaque.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/6/2009 2:51:30 AM
Waymark Code: WM5H0Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
Views: 4

Long Description:
The stocks are on the westerly side of the village against the wall and are surrounded by railings. There is a plaque which reads as follows:

'AYNHO STOCKS
THESE STOCKS WERE ERECTED
NEAR THIS SITE BETWEEN
1700 AND 1725
BY THE ORDER OF
THOMAS CARTWRIGHT ESQ
AND WERE LAST USED FOR OFFENDERS
IN THE PERIOD 1800 - 1850'
Type of Historic Marker: Stone Plaque

Age/Event Date: 1/1/1700

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