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Prison Governorís House

 
 
Prison Governorís House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 8, 2018
1. Prison Governorís House Marker
Inscription.
Oxford Preservation Trust
Prison
Governorís House
(1848)
This was originally designed as an imposing detached house with extensive gardens, just outside the prison wall. It was eventually incorporated into the prison and now links to D Wing.
 
Erected by The Oxford Preservation Trust.
 
Location. 51° 45.114′ N, 1° 15.755′ W. Marker is in Oxford, England, in Oxfordshire. Marker can be reached from the intersection of New Road and Oxford Castle, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at Oxford Castle. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford, England OX1 1ND, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Archaeology, the Castle Ditch (here, next to this marker); The Motte and Bailey (here, next to this marker); The Perimeter Wall (a few steps from this marker); Prison Debtorsí Tower (within shouting distance of this marker); Vaulted Well Chamber (within shouting distance of this marker); Old County Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Oxford Castle (within shouting distance of this marker); Prison D Wing (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
 
Also see . . .
Prison Governorís House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 8, 2018
2. Prison Governorís House Marker

1. Oxford Castle & Prison. (Submitted on October 5, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Oxford Castle on Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 5, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 5, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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