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Montrose in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Susquehanna County Courthouse, First Jail, and Second Jail

The National Register of Historic Places

 
 
Susquehanna County Courthouse, First Jail, and Second Jail NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2017
1. Susquehanna County Courthouse, First Jail, and Second Jail NRHP Marker
Inscription.

In 1812 Post and Bartlet Hinds deeded to this county ten acres for public buildings. In 1996 this site and everything within was placed on the register through the efforts of the Society for the Preservation of Montrose. Of note are the courthouse, 1854; the first jail, 1853; and the second jail, 1867.
 
Location. 41° 50.048′ N, 75° 52.633′ W. Marker is in Montrose, Pennsylvania, in Susquehanna County. Marker is at the intersection of Maple Street and Public Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Maple Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 Maple Street, Montrose PA 18801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary Borthwick (within shouting distance of this marker); Susquehanna County (within shouting distance of this marker); Homestead Bill of 1862 (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Sylvanus Mulford House (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Galusha Grow (approx. 8.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montrose.
 
Also see . . .

Susquehanna County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2017
2. Susquehanna County Courthouse
Marker is on the wall beneath the entrance portico
 Susquehanna County Courthouse Complex National Register Registration Form. (Submitted on May 29, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Susquehanna County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 15, 2017
3. Susquehanna County Courthouse
SE Elevation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 29, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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