Lumpkin County Jail

Clarksville St.
Dahlonega, Georgia

Historic Document

Lumpkin County Jail is located in Lumpkin County, Georgia certified as a historic location on Friday September 13, 1985. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Government, more specifically a Correctional Facility. Lumpkin County Jail was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Politics/Government, Architecture.

Lumpkin County Jail Information

Other Name: County Jails of the Georgia Mountains Area TR
Other Name: Old Lumpkin County Jail
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1884
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson,Alonzo C.; Ramsaur,Henry
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Lumpkin County Jail Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Dahlonega Historic Locations Lumpkin County Historic Locations Georgia Historic Locations