Heard County Jail

Court Sq. and Shady Lane
Franklin, Georgia

Historic Document

Heard County Jail is located in Heard County, Georgia certified as a historic location on Tuesday January 27, 1981. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Government, more specifically a Correctional Facility, Single Dwelling. Heard County Jail was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Politics/Government, Architecture.

Heard County Jail Information

Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1880
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wagner,Fred
Architectural Style: Vernacular Romanesque
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Heard 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: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Franklin Historic Locations Heard County Historic Locations Georgia Historic Locations