Robert Toombs House in Washington, Georgia

Warthen is the first settlement in Washington County.  It was founded as the site of the superior courts and the jail.  Made of hand-hewn logs, the jail has been restored and is considered the oldest log jail in Georgia.  The entire village of Warthen, including the jail, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


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131 W. Haynes St., Ste. B
Sandersville, GA
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