Old Gaol House

sights / Historic

Old Gaol House information

Location
Port Royal , Jamaica
Address
Gaol Alley
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The only fully restored historical structure in town is the sturdy Old Gaol House, made of cut stone on Gaol Alley. It predates the 1692 earthquake, when it served as a women’s jail, and has since survived a host of disasters, including 14 hurricanes and two major fires.