SP0957 : Alcester Town Hall

taken 10 years ago, near to Alcester, Warwickshire, Great Britain

Alcester Town Hall
Alcester Town Hall
This 17th century market hall stands just to the north of Alcester's church. Originally, the ground floor was open to the elements and trading would have taken place there. The basement was also used as a prison - and was still in use as the town's lock-up as late as 1850. The freehold of the building was purchased by the town in 1918 and it was renamed the Alcester War Memorial Town Hall. The hall was extensively restored in the 1950s.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 28 January, 2008
Category
Town Hall   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 090 575 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.9493N 1:52.1199W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 090 575
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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