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The Trayser Museum Complex includes three buildings of unusual interest in the areas of architectural, social, and maritime history. The earliest of the three is the Old Jail, built c.1690 to serve Barnstable County; it was moved to its present site in 1972. The other two buildings are the District Seven U.S. Custom House, Post office and Carriage House with privy.

Location: Cobb's Hill, Main Street, Barnstable Massachusetts 02630 Telephone 508-362-2092

Other History nearby:
(Weymouth) Abigail Adams Birthplace
(Warwick) Apponaug Village
(Newport) Astors' Beechwood Mansion and Museum
(Barrington) Barrington Town Hall
(Fall River) Battleship Cove
(Newport) Belcourt Castle

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