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Coventry in West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
 

County Hall

 
 
County Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 11, 2018
1. County Hall Marker
Inscription.
County Hall
Built 1783-4 architect Samuel Eglinton. Used for the county court and quarter sessions. It is the only remaining 18th century public building of architectural distinction in Coventry. At one time it also housed the prison governor of the adjoining jail which stood in trinity lane.
The last public execution to take place in Coventry was in the street outside (Cuck00 Lane) in 1849
 
Location. 52° 24.473′ N, 1° 30.524′ W. Marker is in Coventry, England, in West Midlands. Marker is on Bayley Lane just from Cuckoo Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Coventry, England CV1 5RN, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Golden Cross Inn (a few steps from this marker); St Michaelís Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); 22 & 23 Bayley Lane (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tower & Spire (within shouting distance of this marker); Ruined Cathedral Church of St Michael (within shouting distance of this marker); Choir of Survivors (within shouting distance
County Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 11, 2018
2. County Hall Marker
of this marker); Home Front Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Council House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coventry.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Coventry Society. (Submitted on October 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. County Hall, Coventry on Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. GovernmentNotable Buildings
 
County Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 11, 2018
3. County Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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