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Lock Up and Police Residence

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6 Davy Street, Avoca VIC 3467

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  • Lock Up and Police Residence
  • Private property - view from outside
Stop by for a look at Avoca's beautiful old lock up and police residence, which can be viewed from the roadside (do not enter). 

The police residence, 1859

The police residence is a beautiful red brick building with a hipped slate roof. This is one of the earliest examples of a police building in Victoria. 

The lock up, 1867

Avoca's old lock up was built in coursed bluestone with a gabled slate roof. Two cells are accessed by a secure entry with an iron gate.


 

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