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Cherryville in Gaston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

City Jail

 
 
City Jail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 9, 2011
1. City Jail Marker
Inscription.
This nineteenth century building was used only for the incarceration of an occasional drunk. Logs are joined with square notches, with weatherboard gable ends and a gable roof.
 
Location. 35° 22.736′ N, 81° 22.652′ W. Marker is in Cherryville, North Carolina, in Gaston County. Marker can be reached from South Jacob Street south of East Main Street (North Carolina Route 279), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 142 S Jacob St, Cherryville NC 28021, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Orignal City Hall (here, next to this marker); Smoke House (here, next to this marker); Federal Bonded Liquor Warehouse (a few steps from this marker); John F Black School House (within shouting distance of this marker); Cherryville Veterans Memorial (approx. mile away); Noah Benjamin Kendrick House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fallston Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.9 miles away); Connie M. Guion (approx. 8.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cherryville.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
City Jail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 9, 2011
2. City Jail Marker
City Jail image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 9, 2011
3. City Jail
City Jail interior image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, July 9, 2011
4. City Jail interior
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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