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Old Prison

Valley Road | Crocus Hill, The Valley, Anguilla
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Historical site

Very interesting site. Broken glass bottles imbedded on top of wall to keep prisoners in????? Not... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2016
pwarner2014
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Lincoln, Nebraska
Historical landmark

If you have a rental car this is worth checking out. The ruins are a piece of the islands history... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2016
JustAnotherBH
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Anguilla
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The ruins of this historic jail on Anguilla's highest point -- 213 ft above sea level. The building itself is not spectacular in any way, but the views are.
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Feb 11, 2016
“Historical site”
Jan 21, 2016
“Historical landmark”
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Valley Road | Crocus Hill, The Valley, Anguilla
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Reviewed February 11, 2016

Very interesting site. Broken glass bottles imbedded on top of wall to keep prisoners in????? Not a lot of historical sights on Anguilla remain. A building with a history.

Thank pwarner2014
Reviewed January 21, 2016

If you have a rental car this is worth checking out. The ruins are a piece of the islands history and going there will reward you with a great view as well.

Thank JustAnotherBH
Reviewed March 25, 2015

Although the highlight of this tiny island are the beaches and the quiet countryside like atmosphere, if one is interested in history or wants a take a break from the beach this site is worth a quick look. Site is foresaken with nothing else around,...More

1  Thank Mridula-A
Reviewed April 27, 2013

Very little remains of the old Prison ruins. The view out of over Crocus Bay is worth seeing, but if you turn around you get a great view of the water tanks !

3  Thank fatbear2000
Reviewed June 21, 2008

the old prison was totally blown away by hurricane Janet, with only the basement cells still left behind but only about 5 foot high so watch your head, but now very overgrown, and if it was not for the view at the top would not...More

15  Thank caribglobetrotter
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