State Quarry, Iowa Men's Reformatory

Unnamed rd. along E side of Buffalo Cr. NW of Anamosa, Anamosa, Iowa

Photos 

View from side

This was as close as we could get, legally, to the site. This through truss bridge is completely off limits from the drive and on the bridge.

Photo taken by Dave King

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Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 18, 1992
Reference number
92001666
Architectural style
Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Law; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Correctional facility; Extractive facility
Current function
Correctional facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1905; 1942
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1

Update Log 

  • May 10, 2013: New photos from Dave King

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