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Brevard in Transylvania County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Transylvania County Courthouse

 
 
Transylvania County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
1. Transylvania County Courthouse Marker
Inscription.
First Transylvania County Courthouse
Built in 1866-wood frame building
Brick Courthouse and County Jail
Begun in 1879 and completed in 1881

Courthouse expanded and
New jail constructed in 1920.
Courthouse and Jail Building
Renovated in 1983 retaining Aesthetic
And Historic Significance

 
Location. 35° 14.03′ N, 82° 44.037′ W. Marker is in Brevard, North Carolina, in Transylvania County. Marker is at the intersection of E Main Street (U.S. 276) and E .Main St & N .Broad St (U.S. 276&64) on E Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brevard NC 28712, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Honor and Memory (a few steps from this marker); College Stone Wall and Gate (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Philip's Parish (approx. mile away); The Weaver College Bell (approx. 0.3 miles away); Weaver College Bell Tower (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brevard College (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walton War (approx. 1.4 miles away); Estatoe Path (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brevard.
 
Also see . . .  Transylvania County - Land of Waterfalls. (Submitted on October 14, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Transylvania County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
2. Transylvania County Courthouse

 
Categories. Landmarks
 
Transylvania County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
3. Transylvania County Courthouse
National Register of Historic Places Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
4. National Register of Historic Places Marker
Transylvania County Courthouse Clock image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
5. Transylvania County Courthouse Clock
Tower Clock Purchased through Donations from the citizens of Transylvania County under the Auspices of the Transylvania County Historic Properties Commission. December, 1984
Court house clock image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, October 12, 2008
6. Court house clock
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 927 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   5, 6. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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