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

Jo Daviess County Jail - Galena Historic District - Galena, Illinois
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
N 42° 25.130 W 090° 25.557
15T E 711779 N 4699490
Quick Description: This three-story red brick Italianate (not Second Empire as listed National Register application) is located at 319 Meeker Street in Galena, Illinois.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 5/13/2019 6:52:20 PM
Waymark Code: WM10J6W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
Views: 0

Long Description:
Current name: Jo Daviess County Jail

Style: Italianate. Dormers

Architectural Description: This is a 3-story jail in the Italianate style built ca. 1870. The foundation is limestone. Exterior walls are brick; limestone. The building has a mansard roof clad in metal. Windows are original or historic wood 4/4 double-or-single hung. Doors are original or historic wood glazed; paneled with transom.

- Historic Architecture Survey Database

National Register Building Details
319 Meeker Street Jo Daviess County Jail C 1878 Second Empire

- National Register Application

Name of Historic District (as listed on the NRHP): Galena Historic District

Link to page with the Historic District: [Web Link]

NRHP Historic District Waymark (Optional): [Web Link]

319 Meeker Street
Galena, Illinois 61036

How did you determine the building to be a contributing structure?: Narrative found on the internet (Link provided below)

Optional link to narrative or database: [Web Link]

Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.