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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.
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Retired PrisonsBrigantine Lighthouse - Brigantine, NJ

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This light house is only a 5 minute drive from the Borgata and 10 minute drive from the Absecon light house. It was used as a jail for the town before becoming a tourist trap.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/12/2019

last visited: never

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Retired Prisonsehemaliges Gefängnis des Kloster Malchow - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

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[GER] ehemaliges Gefängnis des Kloster Malchow - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany [ENG] former prison of the monastery Malchow - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kladings

location: Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

date approved: 6/8/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsIOOF Lodge & Jail - Thompson Falls, MT

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Sometime within the last couple of years the old IOOF Lodge building in Thompson Falls has had a nice facelift, with a new sign and new paint and trim, making it look 50 years younger.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/31/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsPolice Cells, Redruth, Cornwall UK

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Redruth, Cornwall UK. The town clock tower building had open arches at the base when it was originally built. In 1841 the arches were closed in to create Police cells.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MoreOutdoor

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/30/2019

last visited: 5/7/2019

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Retired PrisonsLa Tour du bourreau, à Strasbourg - France

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Tour du XIIIe siècle, ayant fait partie de la seconde enceinte de la ville (1200-1250). Prison municipale jusqu'en 1823. Tower of the 13th century, having been part of the city's second enclosure (1200-1250). Municipal prison until 1823.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Grand-Est, France

date approved: 5/30/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsOld Jail Museum - Thompson Falls, MT

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The hoosegow, the calaboose, the lockup, the pen, the clink, the cooler, the slammer, the joint. It's been called all those things, yet still stands as Sanders County's oldest civic building, 107 years old and now hosting the Old Jail Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/26/2019

last visited: 5/27/2019

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Retired Prisonsformer Galena City Jail - Galena, Illinois

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The Old Market House is a two-story red brick Greek Revival building located at 123 North Commerce Street in Galena, Illinois. This building was the City Hall from 1910 to 1936 and contained the city lockup in the basement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/26/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsCour d’appel - Aix en Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône, France

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Ancienne prison, désaffectée au début des années 1990, la cour d’appel du palais Monclar est inauguré en 1998.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 5/24/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsCasa da Camera e Cadeia - Sao Sebastiao, Brazil

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A antiga cadeia no centro da cidade.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: São Paulo, Brazil

date approved: 5/22/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsFormer City Jail - Caldwell, KS

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Still in the same city hall, built 1884. In the beginning there were no elections, each party took turns in power on alternate years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kansas

date approved: 5/18/2019

last visited: never

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Retired Prisonsformer Jo Daviess County Jail - Galena, Illinois

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This former County Jail, a three-story red brick Italianate (not Second Empire as listed National Register application) is located at 319 Meeker Street in Galena, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/13/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsPalo Pinto County Jail - Palo Pinto, TX

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The jail was vacated in 1941 when the jail was moved to the top floor of new courthouse. The Palo Pinto Historical Association restored the building in 1968 to house the museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 4/28/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsGallatin County Jail - Bozeman, MT

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Gallatin County's third lockup, this was certainly the longest lived, as it was used as a jail for 70 years, from December, 1911 to January, 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/25/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsPark County Jail - Cody, WY

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Now both an old and a new courthouse, the original Park County Courthouse was completed in December of 1913 and an addition was completed in 1983.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/2/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsHenderson County Jail - Athens, TX

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Metal box jail was donated in 2016.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 3/25/2019

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsHuron County Gaol - Goderich, Ontario

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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

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Retired PrisonsJugendarrestanstalt Schädlerstrasse - Hamburg, Deutschland

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Ehemalige Jugendarrestanstalt Schädlerstrasse im Hamburger Stadtteil Wandsbek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 2/11/2019

last visited: 3/26/2019

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Retired PrisonsFormer Pateros Police Station and Jail - Pateros, WA

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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

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Retired PrisonsCity Jail - Wickenburg, AZ

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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

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Retired PrisonsJefferson County Courthouse - Beaumont, TX

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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

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Retired PrisonsRed River County Jail - Clarksville, TX

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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

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Retired PrisonsSchloss Köniz - Köniz, BE, Switzerland

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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

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

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[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

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Retired PrisonsVestiges du bagne de Prony - New Caledonia

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[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: 6/3/2019

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Retired PrisonsTown Jail - Colchester, IL

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Today the Colchester Public Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/3/2018

last visited: never

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