Old Bleckley County Jail, Cochran

Cochran GA Old Bleckley County Jail Castle Style Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2015

I haven’t been able to locate a history of this structure yet, but it was likely built around 190o-1915. Citadel-style jails like this were popular at that time. I know it was in use as the county building inspector’s office as late as 2008.

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2 responses to “Old Bleckley County Jail, Cochran

  1. Bryan Shaw

    What a shame that the brickwork was painted over with white. Cheapens the stature of the building. Agree with the time frame of construction.

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