Stocks Arrowsmiths Dictionary of Bristol 1884


The last exhibition of paying penalty in the stocks in this city was on Redcliff hill in August, 1826, by two men for three hours, who refused to pay a fine for unseemly behaviour during a funeral in Redcliff church.

Source: Arrowsmith’s Dictionary of Bristol. Edited by Henry J. Spear and J. W. Arrowsmith. Bristol 1884.



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