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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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Image for Old Stone Prison - Decatur, Texasview gallery

NN37 km

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Retired PrisonsOld Stone Prison - Decatur, Texas

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This house was erected in 1859, by prison labor. The main house was used as a residence of the sheriff while the basement as a jail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Texas

date approved: 4/28/2010

last visited: 8/24/2019

Image for Hood County Jail - Granbury, Texasview gallery

SS52.9 km

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Retired PrisonsHood County Jail - Granbury, Texas

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Second county jail that is now a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/1/2009

last visited: 2/19/2016

Image for The Grapevine Calaboose, Grapevine, Texasview gallery

EE56.3 km

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Retired PrisonsThe Grapevine Calaboose, Grapevine, Texas

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This 1920 jail is only 8 foot by 10 foot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: Texas

date approved: 10/7/2008

last visited: 9/29/2018

Image for Palo Pinto County Jail - Palo Pinto, TXview gallery

WW59.9 km

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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

Image for Old Denton Jail -- Denton TXview gallery

NENE61.6 km

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Retired PrisonsOld Denton Jail -- Denton TX

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The former Denton City Jail closed in 2016 and being renovated into office space for the city in 2017.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/27/2017

last visited: 1/21/2017

Image for Johnson County Jail - Cleburne, TXview gallery

SESE68.6 km

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Retired PrisonsJohnson County Jail - Cleburne, TX

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The Johnson County jail in Cleburne, Texas, was constructed in 1938 through the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works by the architectural firm W. G. Clarkson & Company.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/17/2018

last visited: never

Image for Old Somervell County Jail -- Glen Rose TXview gallery

SS75.5 km

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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: 2/3/2018

Image for Old Dallas County Criminal Courts Building - Dallas, TXview gallery

EE82.9 km

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Retired PrisonsOld Dallas County Criminal Courts Building - Dallas, TX

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Built in 1915, the old Dallas County Criminal Courts Building was primarily a jail designed to look like an office building. It housed several infamous characters including Jack Ruby, the killer of Lee Harvey Oswald (JFK's alleged assassin).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: 8/17/2019

Image for 1927 Montague County Jail - Montague, TXview gallery

NN83.8 km

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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

Image for Old Jail - Pilot Point, TXview gallery

NENE86.1 km

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Retired PrisonsOld Jail - Pilot Point, TX

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The old jail at 211 W Liberty St, Pilot Point, TX, is used today as a storeroom by Lowbrows Beer & Wine Garden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/17/2018

last visited: never

Image for Cooke County, TX Old Jail Houseview gallery

NENE93.2 km

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Retired PrisonsCooke County, TX Old Jail House

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Old jail house for Cooke County, Texas in Gainesville

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CacheSafari

location: Texas

date approved: 4/30/2008

last visited: 5/27/2019

Image for Tioga City Jail - Tioga, TXview gallery

NENE94.5 km

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Retired PrisonsTioga City Jail - Tioga, TX

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The old Tioga jail, built in 1900, still stands on the east side of Lamar St, between N Main St and Sherman St, in Tioga, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/28/2013

last visited: 11/12/2014

Image for Old Ellis County Jail - Waxahachie, Texasview gallery

SESE97.4 km

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Retired PrisonsOld Ellis County Jail - Waxahachie, Texas

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This is now an active attorneys office. Maybe the location is appropriate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 11/5/2009

last visited: 12/28/2016

Image for City of Waxahachie Calaboose - Waxahachie, TXview gallery

SESE97.5 km

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Retired PrisonsCity of Waxahachie Calaboose - Waxahachie, TX

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While very well-maintained, the old City of Waxahachie calaboose stands vacant in Singleton Plaza, on North College Street near Water Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/5/2015

last visited: 12/28/2016

Image for Collin County Prisonview gallery

EE104.3 km

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Retired PrisonsCollin County Prison

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Former county jail for Collin County, Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CacheSafari

location: Texas

date approved: 7/26/2008

last visited: 6/29/2015

Image for Calaboose - Terral, OKview gallery

NN112.3 km

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Retired PrisonsCalaboose - Terral, OK

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The old calaboose in Terral is today consigned to the lowly task of storing cans of paint and other chemicals, as opposed to keeping bad guys under lock and key.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 6/21/2018

last visited: never

Image for Old City Calaboose - Henrietta, TXview gallery

NWNW112.5 km

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Retired PrisonsOld City Calaboose - Henrietta, TX

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The Old City Calaboose, a one story wood frame building located on the grounds of the Clay County Pioneer Association at Fifth and N Bridge Streets, Henrietta, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/23/2012

last visited: 7/19/2012

Image for Hill County Jail - Hillsboro, TXview gallery

SESE112.5 km

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Retired PrisonsHill County Jail - Hillsboro, TX

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Built in 1893. Prisoners were kept here until April of 1983, at which time the Hill County Historical Commission obtained the “old jail” to restore and use as a county museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 6/25/2016

last visited: 7/5/2016

Image for Old Eastland County Jailview gallery

SWSW120.5 km

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Retired PrisonsOld Eastland County Jail

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Located in Eastland, TX at the corner of N Lamar & White, about 1 1/2 blocks north of the current courthouse, next to the Sheriff's Office.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GeoGrands

location: Texas

date approved: 5/27/2007

last visited: 1/9/2016

Image for 1910 Love County Jail - Marietta, OKview gallery

NENE125.4 km

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Retired Prisons1910 Love County Jail - Marietta, OK

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Built in 1910 by the Falls Creek Construction Co, the Love County jail is now home to the Love County Military Museum, at 408½ W Chickasaw, Marietta, OK. Phone is 580-238-0254. The jail was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 6/27/2014

last visited: 3/7/2019

Image for City Jail - Clifton, TXview gallery

SS125.7 km

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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

Image for Historic Calaboose - Royse City, TXview gallery

EE126.3 km

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Retired PrisonsHistoric Calaboose - Royse City, TX

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Royse City's historic calaboose is located in Old Jail Park, near the parking lot for the US Post Office at 217 E Main St, Royse City, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/14/2018

last visited: never

Image for Carbon City Jail - Carbon, TXview gallery

SWSW128.7 km

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Retired PrisonsCarbon City Jail - Carbon, TX

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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 Hamilton County Jail - Hamilton, TXview gallery

SS140.3 km

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Retired PrisonsHamilton County Jail - Hamilton, TX

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Old jail is now the Hamilton County Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 9/13/2015

last visited: 12/19/2016

Image for Comanche County Jail - Comanche, TXview gallery

SWSW142.3 km

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Retired PrisonsComanche County Jail - Comanche, TX

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Built of native sandstone in 1903.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 1/14/2016

last visited: 12/21/2015

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