Avery County Jail

Also known as: Avery County Historical Museum
1829 Schultz Cir., Newland, North Carolina

Photo 

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The Avery County Historical Museum is located at the former Avery County Jail, built in 1913. Was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.

Photo taken by Washuotaku

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 9, 1999
Reference number
99001494
Architectural style
Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Correctional facility
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1913
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • June 8, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • January 19, 2015: Updated by Michael Miller: Corrected "GPS Coordinates" and Imported Photo

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