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Williamson County Jail

Texas Historical Commission Marker Number: 14481

Year Dedicated:  1965

Marker Size: Plaque

Marker Text: 

In continuous use since 1888. Native limestone. Cost $22,000. Replaced 1848 frame jail, at grand jury request. Financed without a bond issue. French Bastille styling, unchanged in remodeling, at cost of $40,000, in 1934.       Recorded Texas Historic Landmark – 1965

Additional Plaque:

Entered in The National Register of Historic Places – 1977

Private Plaque for Jail Expansion (on building facing Main Street):

Address: 101 W 4th

Primary City: Georgetown

Secondary Town(s): none

Additional Information: at S Main

Longitude: -97.67752

Latitude: 30.640231

Verified Location:  Verified 12/22/2016 & 5/16/2017    

Inside the Jail, Photos Courtesy Williamson Museum: