Town Pound -- Canterbury, Kent, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 51° 16.563 E 001° 04.891
31U E 366186 N 5682271
Quick Description: The Canterbury town pound outside the old city walls along Upper Bridge Street
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/24/2016 5:06:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMT4K2
Views: 18

Long Description:
In 1830 the Canterbury Town Pound was located outside the old city wall along Upper Bridge Road. It was under the jurisdiction of local Alderman Warren Chamberlain.

The only information we could find out about this old pound was on the wall itself where a smooth limestone plaques inset into the old city wall read:

"1830

CITY POUND
ALDERMAN WARREN CHAMBERLAIN"
Approximate dimensions: unknown due to modern road construction

Condition: Portions intact, some disrepair

Marked by sign?: yes

Construction Material: Stone

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