Information for record number MWA3749:
Post Medieval Stocks at Atherstone

Summary A pillory or stocks, a wooden frame containing holes through which criminals would put their hands and feet as a punishment. The stocks date to the Post Medieval period. They are now situated in the RDC Centre in Sheepy Road, Atherstone.
What Is It?  
Type: Pillory, Stocks, Punishment Place
Period: Post-medieval (1540 AD - 1750 AD)
Where Is It?  
Parish: Atherstone
District: North Warwickshire, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 30 90
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
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