Building record 0017101000 - THE CHURCH LOFT


Records of part of the Church Loft used as a lock-up until the nineteenth century

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded


Type and Period (1)

  • PRISON (15th Century to 19th Century - 1400 AD? to 1899 AD)


[1862]: Until recently a room on the ground floor was used as a lock-up (B1).
During repairs on the north side of the building, Mr W Niven discovered that there had been four small cells at the end adjoining the archway (B2).

Sources (2)

  • <1>SBC14130 Bibliographic reference: SHEAHAN P131.
  • <2>SBC9932 Article in serial: William Niven. 1912. 'THE CHURCH LOFT,WEST WYCOMBE', IN RECS OF BUCKS 10 PP66,160-166 & ILLUS. Vol 10, part 3. Note, p66.


Grid reference SU 83010 94680 (point)
Civil Parish HIGH WYCOMBE, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

Sep 29 2021 7:48PM

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