Lake Livingston Taken from Garner Prairie-East Tempe, Texas

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i_am_jim on February 28, 2009

About one and a half miles East-North-East of here is Texas' Polunsky Unit (http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/stat/unitdirectory/tl.htm). It's a supermax prison, the location of death row where all inmates are housed awaiting execution. Executions are not conducted here, they're performed in the "walls" unit in Huntsville, Texas. Huntsville is about 40 miles from here.

When I was a child, our farm was about two miles East-North-East of here. It was roughly across the road from where the prison is today and we leased the land the prison is on to grow cotton. Four families lived on our farm and worked about 400 acres of cotton.

i_am_jim2 on June 3, 2015

Google with their account merging madness has made it impossible for me to access this account. Most of my pictures are here but you cannot contact me here nor will comments made on this account reach me. I had to create a new account. You can see a few more recent pictures and contact me Here

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