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06-24-2006, 08:10 PM

Red Onion State Prison
10800 H. Jack Rose Highway
P. O. Box 970
Pound, VA 24279
(276) 796-7510

Security Level: Level 6 - Maximum
Population: 759

Phone Carrier:

Visitation Information:
Hours, days, and rules of visitation varies from facility to facility. However, the majority of facilities do not allow shorts or skirts over the knee, shirts without sleeves that do not cover your shoulder, underarms must also be covered even when hands are raised, and all visitors must wear underwear and bras. For any specific information, please look for a thread on visits to that facility found in the Western region subsection.

Inmates Name, DOC Number
Red Onion State Prison
P O Box 1900
Pound VA 24279

Directions to the facility:
From Richmond: Take I-64 West to I-81 South. Take Exit 14 into Abingdon. Proceed through Abingdon to Route 19/58 North to Hansonville. At Hansonville turn left onto Alternate U.S. Route 58 West. Proceed on Alt. U.S. Route 58 through the towns of St. Paul and Coeburn to Norton. At Norton turn right onto U.S. Route 23 North. Proceed approximately thirteen (13) miles and turn right onto U.S. Route 23 Business to downtown Pound. Turn right onto State Route 83 in downtown Pound. Proceed on State Route 83 East toward Clintwood, approximately three and four tenths miles (3.4), then turn right onto State Route 361 South to facility.

Prison website:
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