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NPRN 165213

Map Reference SJ27SW

Grid Reference SJ2467173268

Unitary (Local) Authority Flintshire

Old County Flintshire

Community Flint

Type of Site PRISON

Broad Class CIVIL

Period Post Medieval

Site Description The Flintshire county prison was built in 1785 in the castle bailey, then known as Castle Yard, and later greatly enlarged. At some point in the post war period, the gaol became a working men’s club and was demolished in the late 1960s.

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