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In "To Kill a Mockingbird", what is the name of the prison that Tom Robinson...

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refriedbeans | Student, Grade 10 | eNoter

Posted November 10, 2008 at 4:40 AM via web

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In "To Kill a Mockingbird", what is the name of the prison that Tom Robinson is being held in?

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pringle | Student | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 28, 2009 at 11:10 AM (Answer #1)

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einfield prison farm (pg 219 - in my copy)

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dneshan | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Associate Educator

Posted November 10, 2008 at 5:14 AM (Answer #2)

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The actual name of the prison is never actually given but it is mentioned a few times that he is in the county jail. Since they live in Maycomb County, the jail would most likely be called Maycomb County Jail or Maycomb County Prison.

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