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Retired PrisonsOld Pecos County Jail -- Fort Stockton TX

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The old Pecos County jail, built in 1883 and long since replaced by a modern facility about a block away

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/19/2017

last visited: 1/19/2017

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Retired PrisonsGuard House -- Fort Stockton TX

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The Fort Stockton guardhouse was built by the US Army in 1868 and abandoned with Fort Stockton in 1886

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/19/2017

last visited: 1/19/2017

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Retired PrisonsZehntenscheune - Büsserach, SO, Switzerland

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The 14th century barn builiding in the center of Büsserach was used for the tithe and as prison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 1/13/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsOld Somervell County Jail -- Glen Rose TX

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The old Somervell County Jail now part of the Glen Rose Historic District

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/3/2017

last visited: 12/18/2016

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Retired Prisons1927 Montague County Jail - Montague, TX

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On the northeast corner of the courthouse square in Montague stands an old jail building, unused since 1980, yet standing as a symbol of much of Montague County law enforcement history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/5/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsOld Standish Jail - Standish, CA

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This former jail was discovered after grabbing a nearby geocache.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 12/5/2016

last visited: never

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Retired Prisonsehem. Gefängnis im Marientor - Naumburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

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Das Marientor wurde zwischen dem 14. Und 19. Jahrhundert als Gefängnis genutzt. The Marientor was used as a prison between the 14th and 19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member matefreund

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 12/4/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsOld Tahoe City Jail - Tahoe City, CA

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This former jail is located at Commons Beach Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 11/28/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsPalo Alto Police and Fire Building - Palo Alto, CA

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This building is currently home to Avenidas Senior Center, a non-profit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 11/25/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsHermleigh Calaboose -- Snyder Heritage Village, Snyder TX

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The old Hermleigh Calaboose, on display at the Snyder Heritage Village

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/23/2016

last visited: 8/7/2016

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Retired PrisonsOld County Jail - Willows, CA

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The old county jail resides next to the Glenn County Superior Courthouse and north of the current county jail on the same block.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsTorre Rognosa - San Gimignano, Italy

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The Rognosa Tower, also known as the clock tower or tower of the Podesta, is one of the highest and best preserved of San Gimignano. After the City Hall Moved to the New Palace it was used as a prison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 11/9/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsLe donjon de Moret - Moret-sur-Loing, France

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Le donjon de Moret à servi de prison entre autre à Nicolas Fouquet avant 1800. Dungeon Moret served in prison from another to Nicolas Fouquet before 1800.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member AlexEmilie

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 10/10/2016

last visited: never

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Retired Prisons1895 Milam County Jail - Cameron, TX

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This jail, designed with Romanesque revival features and stone detailing above the windows, had three main floors and a "hanging tower" equipped with a trap door.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/7/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsLock Up, North Stainley, N Yorks, UK

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A grade 2 listed village lock up on the main road through N Stainley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/7/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsCanterbury Castle -- Canterbury, Kent, UK

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A Norman fortification started by William the Conqueror and used as a prison in the 1300s is an afterthought in this town more famous for the Canterbury Cathedral

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/25/2016

last visited: 7/22/2016

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Retired PrisonsFormer Jail - Kotor, Montenegro

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A former jail in Kotor

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Montenegro

date approved: 9/22/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsDer Bunker im KZ Dachau - BY - Germany

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Der Bunker im KZ Dachau

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 7/20/1982

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Retired PrisonsLlano County Jail - Llano, TX

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The Llano Red Top Jail is an imposing Romanesque Revival structure. During the iron ore boomtown era of the 1890s, the Red Top with its 4-story gallows tower became a constant reminder to outlaws that they should keep their guns at home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/1/2016

last visited: 8/31/2016

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Retired PrisonsPrison panoptique, Autun Saône et Loire, France

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Ancienne prison circulaire d'Autun /

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gâtinaise

location: Bourgogne, France

date approved: 8/27/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsLiberty Island - New York, NY

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Liberty Island was used as a military prison during various wars. Today, it is one of the most visited, if not the most, islands in the United States. The above coordinates are for the plaque that verifies this waymark.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 8/17/2016

last visited: 6/10/2012

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Retired PrisonsCulberson County Jail - Van Horn, TX

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Once set next to a beautiful old courthouse. The courthouse was destroyed to make this little park. For whatever reason they saved the old jail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 8/16/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsAltes Arresthaus Mayen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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The old gaol, the former city jail was built in 1880 and 1904 extended. Today the building is a home for art and culture.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/16/2016

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsThe Clink -- London, Southwark, UK

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The Clink Museum near the Globe Theatre is located at what once was an infamous Medieval prison. Only an interior wall of the prison remains intact, a centerpiece of this disturbing museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/14/2016

last visited: 10/3/2016

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Retired PrisonsStiles Jail - Big Lake, TX

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Stiles was the first Reagan County Seat. This small wooden jail was built in 1903. A new jail was included in the Reagan County courthouse built in Stiles in 1911. The wooden calaboose was no longer used after 1911.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 8/14/2016

last visited: never

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