Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Hampden County District Court Building
1600 East Columbus Avenue
Built 1930 Renovated 1980
Erected by Springfield 350th Anniversary.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1930.
Location. 42° 6.047′ N, 72° 35.466′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker is on East Columbus Avenue just east of Pynchon Street, on the left when traveling west. Marker is mounted at eye-level directly on the subject building, just to the right of the entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1600 East Columbus Avenue, Springfield MA 01103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceOld First Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Old First Church (about 600 feet away); Miles Morgan (about 600 feet away); Hampden County Courthouse (about 600 feet away); Springfield Soldiers and Sailors Monument (about 700 feet away); Edward P. Boland (about 700 feet away); Union Trust Company (about 700 feet away); The First Meeting House (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Regarding Hampden County District Court Building. National Register of Historic Places #83000765.
Also see . . . Springfield District Court (Wikipedia). Springfield District Court, now the City Hall Annex, is a prominent local example of civic Classical Revival architecture. The building served as a district court facility, housing a diversity of court needs for Springfield and surrounding communities. It continued in that use until the 1970s, when a new courthouse was built at Court Square. (Submitted on October 23, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 21, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.