Plaque

Hackney parish watch house

Hackney parish watch house
Hackney parish watch house
Inscription

These buildings were built as the parish watch house, lock up and fire engine room. Engine house built 1821. Watch house & lock-up built 1824.
London Borough of Hackney

Site: Hackney parish watch house (1 memorial)

N16, Lordship Road, 6 - 8

Other watch houses that we have found: Walthamstow, Hampstead, Cannon Lane, Hampstead, Holly Place, Giltspur Street, Rotherhithe, Abbey Street SE1, Christchurch Watch-house of which only the name panel remains (not yet published).

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Hackney parish watch house

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Hackney parish watch house

A watch house was an early form of police station and prison. Criminals were ...

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Hackney parish watch house

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Hackney Council

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