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Female Prison Building

The central section of York's Female Prison was built between 1780 and 1783. The two wings were added in 1802. The podium and steps were added circa 1820-1850.

The building was converted into a museum by York City Council during the 1930s and it is now part of York Castle Museum.

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Female Prison Building
Eye of York
York

 
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Latitude: 53.955567000000
Longitude: -1.078355000000

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