City of Norwich Gaol

place and gaol

Closed aged c. 54

Commemorated on 1 plaque

City of Norwich Gaol 1827-1881 On this site stood a gaol which could detain 120 prisoners and for their misdemeanours they were sentenced to work a Tread Mill keeping a constant retrograde motion to grind corn.

On gate pier of St John's RC Cathedral, Earlham Road, Norwich, United Kingdom where it sited (1827-1881)