“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tipton in Tipton County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)

Tipton County Courthouse

Tipton County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mbowyer, March 31, 2006
1. Tipton County Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Romanesque Classical Revival Style building designed by Adolf Scherrer, architect of the 1888 Indiana State Capitol. It is Tipton County's third courthouse and was completed, 1894; placed in National Register of Historic Places, 1984; Restored 1988 - 1991.
Erected 1994 by Tipton County Historical Society and Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 80.1994.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 40° 16.915′ N, 86° 2.442′ W. Marker is in Tipton, Indiana, in Tipton County. Marker is on East Jefferson Street (State Road 28) near Main Street (State Road 19), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the north side of the courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 East Jefferson Street, Tipton IN 46072, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); General John Tipton (a few steps from this marker); Land Between The Rivers (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial
The Tipton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mbowyer, September 7, 2006
2. The Tipton County Courthouse
Photo taken during the Tipton County Pork Festival Kick-Off Parade.
(approx. half a mile away); New Purchase Boundary (Treaty of St. Mary's) (approx. half a mile away); Tipton County (Indiana) World War I and II Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Roberts Settlement (approx. 7.4 miles away); The Dunham House (approx. 10.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tipton.
Also see . . .  Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 14, 2013.)
Categories. Notable Buildings
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 6, 2006. This page has been viewed 1,479 times since then. Last updated on November 12, 2010. Photos:   1. submitted on April 7, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana.   2. submitted on September 11, 2006, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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