SS9974 : Town Hall blue plaque, Cowbridge

taken 6 years ago, near to Cowbridge, The Vale of Glamorgan/Bro Morgannwg, Great Britain

Town Hall blue plaque, Cowbridge
Town Hall blue plaque, Cowbridge
The blue plaque on the town hall LinkExternal link states that the building dates from 1806, built as a house of correction on the site of an earlier prison. The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary defines a house of correction as an institution where vagrants and minor offenders were confined and set to work.
It has been the town hall since 1830.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 September, 2013
Geographical Context
City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 9957 7463 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.7022N 3:26.8214W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SS 9957 7463
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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