Town Pound -- Canterbury, Kent, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 51° 16.563 E 001° 04.891
31U E 366186 N 5682271
Quick Description: The Canterbury town pound outside the old city walls along Upper Bridge Street
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/24/2016 5:06:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMT4K2
Views: 19

Long Description:
In 1830 the Canterbury Town Pound was located outside the old city wall along Upper Bridge Road. It was under the jurisdiction of local Alderman Warren Chamberlain.

The only information we could find out about this old pound was on the wall itself where a smooth limestone plaques inset into the old city wall read:


Approximate dimensions: unknown due to modern road construction

Condition: Portions intact, some disrepair

Marked by sign?: yes

Construction Material: Stone

Visit Instructions:
Enjoy your visit, and please share with us:

1. At least one original photo of your visit.
2. The date of your visit.
3. What condition you found the pound in.
4. Share your experience & any additional information you may have gathered!
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Town and Village Pounds
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
Master Mariner visited Town Pound -- Canterbury, Kent, UK 10/15/2020 Master Mariner visited it
Benchmark Blasterz visited Town Pound -- Canterbury, Kent, UK 7/23/2016 Benchmark Blasterz visited it

View all visits/logs