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Title The Jail at Fincastle
Catalog Number 2009.1.609
Object Name Photocopy
Scope & Content Court record for September 4, 1833 concerning the jail at Fincastle. Contains descriptions of six "dungeons," a debtor room, and two rooms for jailor's accommodations. Photocopy of a court record for April 14, 1835 with the dimensions of the jail and its rooms. Includes an evaluation of the condition of the building and the treatment of prisoners. Photocopy.
Subjects Jails
Dungeons
Prisoners
Prisons
Search Terms Botetourt County Jail
People Taylor, Allen
Collection Dorothy S. Kessler Collection
Copyright Historic Fincastle, Inc. has exclusive use and rights to Dorothy S. Kessler's historical materials.