Churchill County Courthouse
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 39° 28.504 W 118° 46.640
11S E 347127 N 4371005
History sign at historic Churchill County Courthouse.
Waymark Code: WMVJX7
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 04/26/2017
Published By:Groundspeak Charter Member Uncle Alaska
Views: 1

History sign about the historic Churchill County Courthouse on the northwest corner of W Williams Ave and N Main St
Marker Title (required): Churchill County Courthouse

Marker Text (required):
10 W. Williams In 1903, Senator Warren Williams introduced a bill allowing the county seat to be moved from Stillwater to Fallon. The courthouse was constructed at its present location that same year. The wooden-framed structure of Neo-Classical design was conceived by Reno architect Ben Leon and constructed by W.B. Wyrick of Fallon. In 2001, the courthouse went through a major renovation. It remains the only wooden-framed courthouse in operation in the state.

County (required): Churchill

Marker Type (required): Other (describe below)

Other Marker Type (optional): Thin metal sign

Is Marker Damaged? (required): No

Other Damage Type (optional): NA

Marker Number (If official State Marker from NV SHPO website above, otherwise leave blank): Not Listed

URL - Website (optional): Not listed

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