Kent Jail

Also known as: Old Jailhouse
947 Middlebury Rd., Kent, Ohio

Photo 

By JonRidinger - Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=6898006

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 22, 2001
Reference number
01000895
Architectural style
Victorian
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Correctional facility
Current functions
Auditorium; Museum
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1869

Tags 

19th Century (37,747)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1869 (325)
Built during 1860s (3,755)
Copper (1,058)
Correctional facility (257)
Kent, Ohio (12)
Moved (2,194)
Ohio (5,144)
Owned by local government (11,500)
Portage County, Ohio (59)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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