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

McCulloch County Jail

 
 
McCulloch County Jail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 11, 2018
1. McCulloch County Jail Marker
Inscription. Constructed 1909-1910, this was the second building to serve as the McCulloch County jail. This red brick Romanesque Revival style edifice was built by the Southern Structural Steel Co. of San Antonio. Sheriff T.L. Sansom was the first occupant of the first floor jailerís quarters. The second and third floors contained prisonerís cells. When the county erected a new facility in 1974, the Heart of Texas Historical Museum, Inc., acquired this structure.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1976

 
Erected 1976 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3287.)
 
Location. 31° 8.123′ N, 99° 20.205′ W. Marker is in Brady, Texas, in McCulloch County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of N. High Street and W. Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brady TX 76825, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McCulloch County (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Ben McCulloch, C.S.A. (about 400 feet away); McCulloch County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Union Passenger Depot
McCulloch County Jail image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 11, 2018
2. McCulloch County Jail
(approx. ľ mile away); Curtis Airfield (approx. 3 miles away); East Sweden Presbyterian Church (approx. 5.2 miles away); Swedish Settlers (approx. 5.2 miles away); Onion Creek Indian Fight (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brady.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 13, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 13, 2018, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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