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Warwick Courthouse

 
 
Warwick Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
1. Warwick Courthouse Marker
Inscription.  The clerk’s office was built in 1810, when Warwick Courthouse was moved here.
 
Erected 1927 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number W-60.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable BuildingsNotable Places. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1810.
 
Location. 37° 7.801′ N, 76° 32.513′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. It is in North Newport News. Marker is on Old Courthouse Way, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23608, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Warwick Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Reflecting a Changing Society (a few steps from this marker); Warwick Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Free State of Warwick (within shouting distance of this marker); The Courthouse Square
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Olivet Christian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Windmill Point (approx. 0.9 miles away); Two USCT Heroes (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
 
Marker in Newport News image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
2. Marker in Newport News
Warwick Courthouse image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
3. Warwick Courthouse
The clerk occupied this building since it was built in 1810. When a new courthouse was built nearby in 1884, the clerk remained in this building. Today, it is a Virginia Historic Landmark.
Warwick Courthouse image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, October 17, 2021
4. Warwick Courthouse
This larger courthouse was built in 1884, on the complex of the original courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2023. It was originally submitted on September 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,069 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   4. submitted on October 18, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.

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Apr. 15, 2024