Old Colquitt County Jail, 1915, Moultrie


This is one of the best examples of a “Citadel Style” jail in Georgia. It now serves as the headquarters for the Moultrie-Colquitt Chamber of Commerce.

National Register of Historic Places


Filed under --COLQUITT COUNTY GA--, Moultrie GA

2 responses to “Old Colquitt County Jail, 1915, Moultrie

  1. Wes Carter

    I have always heard that there was a noose at the top floor of this old jail where they hung people.

  2. I saw the old Worth County jail torn down. It was 2 stories and one corner had a hanging area; it took a while for that to be torn down.

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