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Old Prison

Valley Road | Crocus Hill, The Valley, Anguilla
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Old Prison / Anguilla

Located on Crocus hill, the hightest hill in the island, because the land is quite flat, here we... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Manuela L
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Historical site

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

Reviewed 12 February 2016
pwarner2014
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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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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17 Dec 2017
“Old Prison / Anguilla”
11 Feb 2016
“Historical site”
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Valley Road | Crocus Hill, The Valley, Anguilla
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Located on Crocus hill, the hightest hill in the island, because the land is quite flat, here we find old ruins from a prison, not more keep alive, no body looks after, and is to fall appart and green plants grows around, a ruin in...More

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 12 February 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
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Reviewed 21 January 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
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Reviewed 26 March 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
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Reviewed 27 April 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
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Reviewed 21 June 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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