Old Pound, Blount's Green, Uttoxeter

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Date:1940 - 1950 (c.)

Description:View of the Old Pound at Bount's Green, Uttoxeter at the junction between the A518 Stafford Road and the B5013 road to Rugeley. Probably late 18th century, it consists of a series of vertical oblong stones set in a square in a grassy triangle, three holes in each stone which would have housed wooden poles. It was a pound or pinfold for stray livestock, and it is possible that it was originally sited on Pinfold Lane in Uttoxeter.

Photographer: Gerald McCann of High Street, Uttoxeter.

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Creators: Mr Alfred McCann - Creator ,  Mr Gerald McCann - Creator

Image courtesy of: Mrs G.S. McCann

Donor ref:P76.041.03811 (37/43236)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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