Welland in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
Welland County Court House
It was designed by architect Kivas Tully in a Neo-classical style and built of Queenston limestone by the local firm of Hellems and Bald.
The choice of Welland as the County Seat contributed to the growth and prosperity of the Village.
The Regional Municipality of Niagara assumed ownership of the building in 1970 and the City of Welland acquired title to the property in 1974.
Designated for preservation by the Welland Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee as an Ontario Bicentennial Project 1984
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Law Enforcement. A significant historical year for this entry is 1856.
Location. 42° 59.54′ N, 79° 14.88′ W. Marker is in Welland, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is at the intersection of Cross Street and East Main Street (Road 27), on the right when traveling north on Cross Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 E Main St, Welland ON L3B 3W5, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 kilometers of this marker, measured Main Street Bridge (Bridge 13)/Pont de la Rue Main (Pont 13) (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Battle of Cook's Mill (approx. 6 kilometers away); The Old Welland Canal (approx. 9.8 kilometers away); Humberstone Hall (approx. 10.2 kilometers away); The Welland Canal (approx. 11.8 kilometers away); DeCou's Stone House (approx. 12.8 kilometers away); To the Memory of the Pioneers (approx. 14.8 kilometers away); Charles Green (approx. 14.9 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Welland.
Also see . . . Welland Court House. Canadian Register of Historic Places entry for the courthouse. (Submitted on April 23, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 65 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 23, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.