Court House Bell - Carrollton, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 39° 21.460 W 093° 29.826
15S E 457172 N 4356586
Quick Description: Originally on top of courthouse
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 11/28/2014 10:11:39 AM
Waymark Code: WMMZDF
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Geo Ferret
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Long Description:

County of marker: Carroll County
Location of marker: 101 Washington St., Old County Jail lawn, Carrollton

Plaque text: Presented and placed atop the Carroll County Courthouse when building was erected 1902 - 1903. Removed in 1953 ~ ~ Erected this location as a Historical Landmark in 1970 by the County Court.

"Exterior Alterations:
The exterior of the building was altered in two different phases. One in 1940-42 saw the removal of an ornate clock/bell tower at the center of the roof, the pyramidal roofs of the corner pavilions and some of the stone decorative elements. In 1952-53 an extensive interior and exterior renovation saw the replacement of windows and doors and the blocking of the window transoms in order to lower office ceilings." ~ NRHP nomination Form

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