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This is Dartmoor Prison in Devon.
Built in 1809 Dartmoor prison held French and American prisoners of war. It became a criminal prison from 1850. Most of the buildings date from the late 19th century but 3 wings have recently been fully refurbished. Integral sanitation in all but one wing, and a new kitchen has been built.
The history of this prison is very interesting and if you would like to read more, follow the link below.
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