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Old Jail House

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This natural cave on Bay Street, near the sea, is the old jail that was erected in the late 1700’s. It was once home to the island's prisoners and is now used for storage. It is located below the Rock House Hotel.

Hours Open: Sunrise to Sundown

Time Period Represented: 1700's - Present

Seasons Open: Year Round

Visitor Fees: None

Accessibility Notes

This site is not appropriate for persons in wheelchairs or those with mobility impairments.

 Pet Friendly Notes

Leashed pets are allowed, but must be controlled.

For More Information, Contact:

Administrator's Office-Ragged Island
General Delivery, Duncan Town, RI
(242) 344-1508

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Latitude: 22.190807000
Longitude: -75.734242000
Elevation: 9 FT (3 M)
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