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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 PrisonsEtna Museum - Etna, CA

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The current Etna Historical Museum once housed a town hall, fire department and a jail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: California

date approved: 12/7/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsSmith County Jail - Tyler, TX

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This jail was built in 1881. It ceased being a jail in 1916 when a new jail was built.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/4/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsOberer Turm - Aarau, AG, Switzerland

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The tower and southern gate of the former town fortification of Aarau was used as a prison until 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 11/29/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsStadtturm - Innsbruck, Austria

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Initially used as a prison, the Stadtturm (English: City Tower) stands on the side of the old town hall at Herzog-Friedrich-Strasse, 21 in Old Innsbruck, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 11/27/2017

last visited: 7/15/2017

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Retired PrisonsAustin County Jail - Bellville, TX

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Romanesque Revival architecture, constructed in 1896. It is now the Austin County Jail Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 11/26/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsBílá vež (Pražský hrad) - Praha, CZ

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The White Tower is a late medieval tower in the Golden Lane, which is located between Daliborka and Mihulka in the northern fortification of Prague Castle. In the years 1586-1587 the tower was rebuiled to prison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 11/3/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsFranklin County Jail - Mount Vernon, TX

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The 1912 jail designed by L.L. Thurmon is a utilitarian design with few distinguishing architectural features. Essentially square in plan, the jail features a modified hip roof and a grid of bars on most of the windows.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/23/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsBonanza City Jail - Bonanza, OR

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This former jail resides behind the local post office.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/15/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsVictoria County Jail - Victoria, TX

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Erected in 1940, this Victoria County Jail was retired in the mid-1980s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 10/7/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsZendenrathaus - Ernen, VS, Switzerland

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The former courthouse and jail of the district Goms is now a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Wallis (VS), Switzerland

date approved: 9/26/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsCity Jail - Clifton, TX

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A 30's era 2-cell jailhouse was converted into boutique hotel in 2014.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/23/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsLock Up, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England

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Lock Up, New Street, Ross-on-Wye

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/16/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsOld Lumpkin City Prison -- Lumpkin GA

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The former prison for the city of Lumpkin is located next is Lumpkin City Hall

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/11/2017

last visited: 7/29/2017

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Retired PrisonsOld Martin County Jail - Stanton, TX

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The old Martin County Jail at 300 Saint Joseph St, Stanton, TX was part of the original Martin County Courthouse that was built in 1885 and torn down in 1908. Then it served the county all by itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/6/2017

last visited: 12/30/2012

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Retired PrisonsVogelsturm Mayen - - Rheinland-Pfalz / Germany

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The Tower was a prison of the city mayen in former times.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/27/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsOld Tuscaloosa Jail -- Tuscaloosa AL

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The only clue we had as to the former purpose of this building was the equal justice initiative historic marker in front of it, and a few newspaper articles we found online while we were there

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/23/2017

last visited: 7/25/2017

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Retired PrisonsLa Tour Solidor - Saint-Malo, France

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[EN] The Solidor tower is a fortified keep consisting of three towers joined by small curtains. [FR] La tour Solidor est un donjon fortifié composé de trois tours réunies par de petites courtines.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 8/22/2017

last visited: 8/8/2016

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Retired PrisonsOriginal City Hall Jail - Butte, MT

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A relatively small brick building squeezed between a couple of larger neighbours, most who pass by would never become aware of this building's history or its historical value.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 8/22/2017

last visited: never

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Retired Prisons1906 Old Warren County Jail -- Vicksburg MS

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The 1906 Warren County Jail, long out of compliance with modern jail standards and replaced many decades ago, is available for rent and looking for a new use in Vicksburg in 2017

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 8/18/2017

last visited: 7/25/2017

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Retired PrisonsFormer Jail - Fletcher, OK

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Fletcher is a town that has taken time to document its history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 8/17/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsCarbon County Jail - Red Lodge, MT

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The old Carbon County Jail still stands at the rear of the Carbon County Courthouse, though out of use for several decades now.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 8/13/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsBothwell Town Hall Jail - Bothwell, ON

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Former jail that was part of the historic Town Hall in Bothwell

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 8/5/2017

last visited: 7/15/2016

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Retired PrisonsAnderson County Jail - Palestine, TX

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This three story jail built in 1931 replaced the previous jail built in 1880. It is currently vacant.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/12/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsPrisão Pombalina - Pombal, Portugal

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Old prison, located in the center of Pombal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tofixe

location: Leiria, Portugal

date approved: 7/11/2017

last visited: never

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Retired PrisonsGefängnisturm - Unkel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

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Gefängnisturm als Teil der spätmittelalterlichen Stadtbefestigung von Unkel am Rhein.---Prison tower as part of the late medieval fortification of Unkel on the Rhine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Maisi2

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 7/10/2017

last visited: 7/18/2017

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