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Breckenridge in Summit County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Summit County Courthouse

Breckenridge Historic District

 

— Centennial 1880 - 1980 —

 
Summit County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
1. Summit County Courthouse Marker
Inscription.  This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places
Summit County Courthouse
Cornerstone laid in 1909 on the "Most Beautiful spot in Summit County." Dedicated St. Patrick's Day, 1910.

This Corner Stone was rededicated by the Masonic Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M. of Colorado August 8, 2009

Cornerstone:
Erected A. D. 1909
County Commissioners
A. W. Phillips
W. H. Hampton
B. F. Rice
John J. Huddart
        Architect

Laid by the M. W. Grand Lodge A. F. & A. M. of Colorado
A. D. 1909
A. L. 5909
 
Erected 1980.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsLandmarks.
 
Location. 39° 28.942′ N, 106° 2.675′ W. Marker is in Breckenridge, Colorado, in Summit County. Marker is on Lincoln Avenue near North Ridge Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 Lincoln Avenue, Breckenridge CO 80424, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Exchange (within shouting distance of this
Summit County Courthouse Marker and Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
2. Summit County Courthouse Marker and Cornerstone
marker); St. Mary's Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hearthstone (about 500 feet away); William Harrison Briggle House (about 600 feet away); The Wedding House (about 600 feet away); Barney L. Ford (about 600 feet away); Riverwalk - Blue River Restoration (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Argyle Dance Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Breckenridge.
 
Also see . . .  Picture Taken During the Laying of the Courthouse’s Cornerstone. From the Denver Public Library digital collection. (Submitted on August 7, 2012, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
Summit County Courthouse Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
3. Summit County Courthouse Cornerstone
Summit County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
4. Summit County Courthouse Marker
Summit County Courthouse and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
5. Summit County Courthouse and Marker
Back side of Summit County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
6. Back side of Summit County Courthouse
Mural detail on the front of the Summit County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
7. Mural detail on the front of the Summit County Courthouse
Mural detail on the back of the Summit County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 2, 2012
8. Mural detail on the back of the Summit County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2012, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 511 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2012, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.   4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on July 27, 2012, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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