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Troy in Miami County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Courthouses and Jail

History in Downtown Troy

 
 
Courthouses and Jail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 22, 2017
1. Courthouses and Jail Marker
Inscription. Log Jail built here, 1808
Log Jailers house built beside it
in 1810. A second floor over both
served as
Troy’s second courthouse 1811- 1824.
Troy’s fourth courthouse—
Two-story, Greek Revival, brick building
with columns in front and a belfry.
Erected 1841, used until 1888.
Rear part still intact.
 
Location. 40° 2.411′ N, 84° 12.298′ W. Marker is in Troy, Ohio, in Miami County. Marker is on West Main Street (Ohio Route 41), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 W Main St., Troy OH 45373, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sheriff’s House and Jail (a few steps from this marker); LFWB&G Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Miami County War Quota Plaque (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Troy's Public Square & Third Courthouse (about 400 feet away); Overfield Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Engine Storage Location (approx. ¼ mile away); Rose Hill Cemetery 1849 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dilts Warehouse Plant No. 1 (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Troy.
 
Categories. ArchitectureSettlements & Settlers
 
Courthouses and Jail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 22, 2017
2. Courthouses and Jail Marker
full view of marker on wall
Courthouses and Jail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, August 22, 2017
3. Courthouses and Jail Marker
marker as seen on West Main Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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