By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Retired Prisons
Managed By: Icon Here Retired Prisons
Description:
Find and log a prison, jail or penitentiary, that is no longer being used to detain people. *UPDATE 9/21/17* This category will now require former prisons and jails to still exist in order to qualify.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying Retired Prisons

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 687 Page: 1 of 28 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Huron County Gaol - Goderich, Ontarioview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsHuron County Gaol - Goderich, Ontario

in Retired Prisons

The Huron County Gaol was built between 1839 and 1841 when the town of Goderich was established as the county seat of the Huron District. The complex, surrounded by thick masonry walls, served as a jail for Huron County until 1972.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 2/24/2019

last visited: never

Image for Jugendarrestanstalt Schädlerstrasse - Hamburg, Deutschlandview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsJugendarrestanstalt Schädlerstrasse - Hamburg, Deutschland

in Retired Prisons

Ehemalige Jugendarrestanstalt Schädlerstrasse im Hamburger Stadtteil Wandsbek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 2/11/2019

last visited: never

Image for Former Pateros Police Station and Jail - Pateros, WAview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsFormer Pateros Police Station and Jail - Pateros, WA

in Retired Prisons

When you are a small town of barely 500 ambitious residents, sometimes reuse and repurpose may be your only option.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 2/5/2019

last visited: never

Image for City Jail - Wickenburg, AZview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsCity Jail - Wickenburg, AZ

in Retired Prisons

This building served as the city hall and Jail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member rjmcdonough1

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/2/2019

last visited: never

Image for Jefferson County Courthouse - Beaumont, TXview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsJefferson County Courthouse - Beaumont, TX

in Retired Prisons

Fourth county courthouse is 13th stories high. Floors eight through thirteen of the courthouse once served as the county jail, one can tell by the barred windows. Today the space is used for storage.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2019

last visited: never

Image for Red River County Jail - Clarksville, TXview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsRed River County Jail - Clarksville, TX

in Retired Prisons

This building was completed in 1889 as the second jail for Red River County. It is now a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/31/2018

last visited: never

Image for Schloss Köniz - Köniz, BE, Switzerlandview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsSchloss Köniz - Köniz, BE, Switzerland

in Retired Prisons

Some buildings of Köniz Castle were an outpost of the prison of Bern from 1845 to 1881.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Bern, Switzerland

date approved: 12/27/2018

last visited: never

Image for Prison de l'abbaye - Villers-la-Ville - Belgiqueview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsPrison de l'abbaye - Villers-la-Ville - Belgique

in Retired Prisons

[FR] Rare ensemble de prisons cisterciennes du XIIIe siècle incontestablement identifiées. [EN] Rare set of Cistercian prisons of the thirteenth century unquestionably identified.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PaulLassiter

location: Brabant wallon, Belgium

date approved: 12/7/2018

last visited: never

Image for Vestiges du bagne de Prony - New Caledoniaview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsVestiges du bagne de Prony - New Caledonia

in Retired Prisons

[FR] La visite du village de Prony vous conduira dans le paysage magnifique du sud calédonien et de son ancien bagne. [EN] The visit of the village of Prony will take you to the magnificent landscape of southern New Caledonia and its retired prison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: New Caledonia

date approved: 12/4/2018

last visited: never

Image for Town Jail - Colchester, ILview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsTown Jail - Colchester, IL

in Retired Prisons

Today the Colchester Public Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/3/2018

last visited: never

Image for Tour de l'Horloge et Prison - Cudrefin, VD, Switzerlandview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsTour de l'Horloge et Prison - Cudrefin, VD, Switzerland

in Retired Prisons

The tower of Cudrefin is the landmark of the village and the last remain of the town fortification. It once served as a prison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Vaud, Switzerland

date approved: 10/31/2018

last visited: never

Image for Old Montgomery County Courthouse - Rockville, MDview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsOld Montgomery County Courthouse - Rockville, MD

in Retired Prisons

The old Montgomery County Courthouse was used as a jail during the civil war.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 10/29/2018

last visited: 5/30/2011

Image for Forte di San Leo - San Leo - ER - Italyview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsForte di San Leo - San Leo - ER - Italy

in Retired Prisons

The Fortress of San Leo is a castle on the border of the Romagna and Marche

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Emilia–Romagna , Italy

date approved: 10/14/2018

last visited: 10/14/2018

Image for Atascosa County Jail - Jourdanton, TXview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsAtascosa County Jail - Jourdanton, TX

in Retired Prisons

Completed in 1915, the building was designed by San Antonio architect Henry T. Phelps (1881-1945), who would also design the Atascosa County Courthouse in 1912.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/21/2018

last visited: never

Image for Former Lunenburg Courthouse and Jail - Lunenburg, NSview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsFormer Lunenburg Courthouse and Jail - Lunenburg, NS

in Retired Prisons

This large Second Empire styled building was initially built as town hall, courthouse and jail. It remains in service as the Lunenburg Town Hall, courts and jail having left the building several years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 9/14/2018

last visited: never

Image for Old Hackensack Jail - Hackensack, MNview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsOld Hackensack Jail - Hackensack, MN

in Retired Prisons

Original Hackensack MN jail and city hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron

location: Minnesota

date approved: 9/5/2018

last visited: never

Image for Former Wetaskiwin Court House and Jail - Wetaskiwin, ABview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsFormer Wetaskiwin Court House and Jail - Wetaskiwin, AB

in Retired Prisons

Today expanded and used as the Wetaskiwin town hall, the old Wetaskiwin Court House is a typical courthouse from Alberta's early years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/14/2018

last visited: never

Image for Old Payson Jail - Payson, AZview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsOld Payson Jail - Payson, AZ

in Retired Prisons

Prior to this jail being built in 1935 prisoners were chained to a tree.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member rjmcdonough1

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/12/2018

last visited: never

Image for Portable lock-up - Chiltern, Vic, Australiaview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsPortable lock-up - Chiltern, Vic, Australia

in Retired Prisons

An old portable lock-up in Chiltern

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Victoria, Australia

date approved: 8/8/2018

last visited: never

Image for Old Cooper County Jail - Boonville MOview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsOld Cooper County Jail - Boonville MO

in Retired Prisons

Old Cooper County Jail - Boonville MO

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/5/2018

last visited: never

Image for Former District Prison in the Castle - Avenches, VD, Switzerlandview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsFormer District Prison in the Castle - Avenches, VD, Switzerland

in Retired Prisons

The top floors of the east wing of the castle were the district prison until 1964, since 1977 it is an art museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Vaud, Switzerland

date approved: 8/1/2018

last visited: never

Image for Okanogan County Courthouse - Okanogan, WAview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsOkanogan County Courthouse - Okanogan, WA

in Retired Prisons

Overlooking downtown and the Okanogan River, the Spanish mission style Okanogan County Courthouse is nothing if not the most visible building in the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/17/2018

last visited: never

Image for Carbon City Jail - Carbon, TXview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsCarbon City Jail - Carbon, TX

in Retired Prisons

No longer in use, the old Carbon calaboose stands just northeast of the US Post Office at 1 Main St, Carbon, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2018

last visited: never

Image for City Jail - Durant, OKview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsCity Jail - Durant, OK

in Retired Prisons

This former jail was built by the WPA in 1937-1938.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/10/2018

last visited: never

Image for Chamois City Jail - Chamois MOview gallery
Log it!

Retired PrisonsChamois City Jail - Chamois MO

in Retired Prisons

1930 Chamois City Jail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/4/2018

last visited: never

Total Records: 687 Page: 1 of 28 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)