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Bedford in Lawrence County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District

 
 
Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
1. Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District Marker
Inscription. Courthouse square, part of original 1825 plat, surrounded by nineteenth and early twentieth century commercial buildings in various architectural styles. Limestone facing quarried and milled by local industry. Listed in National Register of Historic Places 1995.
 
Erected 1998 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Historic Preservation Committee of Bedford Revitalization, Inc. (Marker Number 47.1998.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 38° 51.69′ N, 86° 28.957′ W. Marker is in Bedford, Indiana, in Lawrence County. Marker is on I Street north of Parkview Drive (U.S. 50), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located on the East side of the Lawrence County Courthouse Square in Bedford, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Bedford IN 47421, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Cornerstone of Freedom (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lawrence County Vietnam Honor Roll (about 300 feet away); Lawrence County Korean Honor Roll (about 300 feet away); Lawrence County World War II Honor Roll
Obverse View - - Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
2. Obverse View - - Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District Marker
(about 300 feet away); Indiana Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan Wars (about 300 feet away); Lawrence County Soldiers Sailors and Pioneers Memorial (about 300 feet away); Site of the Bedford Branch of the State Bank of Indiana (about 300 feet away); Lawrence Park (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Bedford.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Wide View - - Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
3. Wide View - - Bedford Courthouse Square Historic District Marker
West Side of Lawrence County Courthouse - - Bedford, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
4. West Side of Lawrence County Courthouse - - Bedford, Indiana
East Side - - Lawrence County Courthouse - - Bedford, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, October 9, 2011
5. East Side - - Lawrence County Courthouse - - Bedford, Indiana
 
 
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