The jail was built to house 200 inmates. These cells are across from the gallows on the second floor.
Wednesday, August 5, 2009
Jailbirds in Gonzales!
My sister-in-law, Marie, and I went to Gonzales to shop and just look around for a day. We visited the 1887 Gonzales Jail. It was in use until 1975. It was NOT airconditioned when we toured so it was quite hot in our 100 degree temps. We are entering a room for women and lunatics! Interesting combination.
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