Union County Jail (Union, South Carolina)

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Union County Jail
Union County Jail.jpg
Union County Jail, March 2012
Union County Jail (Union, South Carolina) is located in South Carolina
Union County Jail (Union, South Carolina)
Union County Jail (Union, South Carolina) is located in the US
Union County Jail (Union, South Carolina)
Location Main St., Union, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°42′55″N 81°37′38″W / 34.71528°N 81.62722°W / 34.71528; -81.62722Coordinates: 34°42′55″N 81°37′38″W / 34.71528°N 81.62722°W / 34.71528; -81.62722
Area less than one acre
Built 1823 (1823)
Architect Mills, Robert
NRHP reference # 74001884[1]
Added to NRHP August 30, 1974

Union County Jail is a historic jail building located at Union, Union County, South Carolina. It is attributed to Robert Mills and built in 1823. It is a two-story, Palladian style granite ashlar structure. The structure has had two additions since 1900 and the interior has undergone extensive alteration.[2][3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ William H. Brabham (April 1974). "Union County Jail" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved 2014-07-01.
  3. ^ "Union County Jail, Union County (Main St., Union)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 2014-07-01.