319 Meeker St Galena, Illinois USA

Jo Daviess County Jail

Construction date: approximate 1870

Current name:

Jo Daviess County Jail

Style:

Italianate.

Dormers

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Galena Historic District

Area(s) of Significance:

Architecture
Law

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 3-story jail in the Italianate style built ca. 1870. The foundation is limestone. Exterior walls are brick; limestone. The building has a mansard roof clad in metal. Windows are original or historic wood 4/4 double-or-single hung. Doors are original or historic wood glazed; paneled with transom.

Description generated by RuskinARC.