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Burnet in Burnet County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Burnet County Jail

 
 
Burnet County Jail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 23, 2007
1. Burnet County Jail Marker
Inscription. Built 1884 of hand-hewn rock. Has apartment for sheriff, who is also jailer. On second floor the county library was founded.
 
Erected 1966 by the State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 9708.)
 
Location. 30° 45.47′ N, 98° 13.585′ W. Marker is in Burnet, Texas, in Burnet County. Marker is on S Pierce St, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burnet TX 78611, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Adam R. Johnson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Badger Building (about 400 feet away); The Burnet Bulletin (about 600 feet away); The Galloway House (about 700 feet away); Old Cook Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oldest Commercial Building in Burnet (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Russell-McFarland Homestead (approx. mile away); Rocky Rest (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burnet.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Burnet County Jail image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson, December 23, 2007
2. Burnet County Jail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 654 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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