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Livingston in Overton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Overton County Courthouse

 
 
Overton County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, July 22, 2013
1. Overton County Courthouse Marker
Inscription.  The county courthouse is the third erected at this location. It was built in 1868-69 by "Little Joe" Copeland for a total consideration of $9,999.99. Vaults were added and minor repairs were completed in 1934. In 1957, the cornice was replaced and other minor repairs were completed. The interior of the structure was completely renovated in 1978-79.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 2D 22.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Landmarks. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1934.
 
Location. 36° 22.983′ N, 85° 19.367′ W. Marker is in Livingston, Tennessee, in Overton County. Marker is on West Main Street east of Spring Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Court Square, Livingston TN 38570, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Overton County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Specialist 4 James T. Davis (within shouting distance of this marker);
Overton County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Don Morfe, July 22, 2013
2. Overton County Courthouse Marker
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Staff Sergeant Loval E. Ayers (within shouting distance of this marker); Overton County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Lester Raymond Flatt (within shouting distance of this marker); Albert Houston Roberts (approx. 0.3 miles away); Camp Zollicoffer (approx. 2.7 miles away); Heart of Controversy (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Livingston.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 426 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.

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Jun. 25, 2022