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Rockville in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

1891 Red Brick Courthouse

 
 
1891 Red Brick Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, January 7, 2006
1. 1891 Red Brick Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Montgomery County's third courthouse. Built in 1891 the "Old Red Brick Courthouse" has become the symbol and architectural monument of old Rockville. Designated a historic building on July 19, 1965 by the Montgomery County Historical Society, Inc.
 
Location. 39° 5.026′ N, 77° 9.083′ W. Marker is in Rockville, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Courthouse Square near Washington Street at West Montgomery Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 29 Courthouse Square, Rockville MD 20850, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Montgomery County Court House (a few steps from this marker); Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock and His Men (a few steps from this marker); Court House Square (a few steps from this marker); Gettysburg Campaign (a few steps from this marker); Rockville (within shouting distance of this marker); Red Brick Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Gibbs v. Broome, et al/1931 Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Richard Montgomery (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Rockville.
 
Also see . . .  Old Red Brick Courthouse Building
Old Red Brick Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, January 14, 2006
2. Old Red Brick Courthouse
Marker can be seen in this photo to the left of the staircase.
. (Submitted on January 18, 2006.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Thin Gray Line Monument image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, January 14, 2006
3. Thin Gray Line Monument
This statue is on the grounds of the courthouse. The inscription reads "To our heroes of Montgomery Co. Maryland. That we through life may not forget to live the thin gray line. Erected 1913." And on the base of the monument "1861 -CSA- 1865".
Courthouse Square Park Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, April 1, 2006
4. Courthouse Square Park Plaque
City of Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland. Dedicated 1997.
 
 
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