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COUNTY GAOL AND HOUSE OF CORRECTION

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Hereford County Gaol and House of Correction was built between 1792 and 1796 to the designs of John Nash, at a cost of between #18,000 and #21,000. It was situated on the south-east side of Commercial Road and had an octagonal central building and three attached wings in a cruciform plan....

ST ANDREWS HOSPITAL

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Former Norfolk County Asylum, south site. Built 1811-14 to designs by Francis Stone. Enlarged between 1816 and 1849 and in the 1850s. Isolation blocks were added in 1862 and female wards in 1868 and 1873. Further additions in 1877 and between 1910-1911. Whist removing plasterboarding from...

LAMBETH PALACE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The official London residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury comprising a complex of buildings, dating from the 13th century onwards. The residential block, by Edward Blore, dates from 1829-33. The complex also includes the Lambeth Palace Library.

NORTHAMPTON GENERAL HOSPITAL

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Hospital built 1790-1793 to designs by Samuel Saxon. The wings were extended in 1872 and an outpatients department built in 1878. A seperate hospital block was added in 1902-4, a maternity home in 1935-6 and a nurses hostel in 1938-9.

WINGFIELD MANOR

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The remains of a medieval great house built in the mid-15th century for Ralph, Lord Cromwell. Its upstanding remains date to four main building phases between 1439 and 1455. In its final form, it is a double courtyard great house comprising an inner court to the north and a larger outer co...

HMP LEICESTER

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

At the Michaelmas Quarter Session 1824 the Justices of the Peace accepted that the existing County Gaol was insecure and inefficient, and a committee was appointed to consider plans for a new prison. By 24th November a new site had been identified. A third set of plans were approved on 8th...

HMP PRESTON

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

William Blackburn produced a design for a new House of Correction in 1784. This proposal consisted of two three storied blocks containing open workrooms on the ground floor and sleeping cells on the upper floors, and a polygonal block between. None of these survive. A series of one cell we...

ROYAL ORDNANCE DEPOT WEEDON BEC

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Royal Ordnance Depot Weedon Bec was authorised by an Act of Parliament in 1803 and constructed between 1804 and 1814. It was built for the Board of Ordnance to provide a secure inland store for gunpowder, firearms and other military stores, which could be transported by the nearby Gran...

HMP MAIDSTONE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A proposal to build a new Bridewell in Maidstone was made as early as 1792-3. It was not until 1810 that the first stone was laid. The architect was Daniel Asher Alexander (1768-1846). By March 1819 inmates were moving in. Work was still continuing on the site until 1822. At the centre of...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Blakeridge Mills. The main mill of J, T and J Taylor, the largest woollen manufacturers in Batley. In 1820 the site comprised only a house and workshops, but loomshops and press shop were soon added, with spinning and fulling undertaken at a nearby company mill. After 1845 prouction concen...