This historic building was gutted by fire on 8 December 2016. It is an absolute tragedy for the owners, the city and the country. The building is one of the oldest in Pietermaritzburg (circa 1862) and is a declared heritage site. Many famous political prisoners including Gandhi were held here. Please use this thread to add background and updates on its restoration.
Old Prison Pietermaritzburg
Friday, December 9, 2016 - 16:26
Natal Inland Family History Society