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Jacksonport in Jackson County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Jackson County Courthouse

Built 1869 - 72

 
 
Jackson County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2018
1. Jackson County Courthouse Marker
Below the marker is a plaque noting the historic courthouse was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1970 as part of an historic district.
Inscription.
By Confederate Col. John A Schnable
Bricks made at Jacksonport kiln
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Restored 1963 -67 by
The Jackson County Historical Society
Opened in 1965 as
The Jacksonport Courthouse Museum

 
Location. 35° 38.407′ N, 91° 18.58′ W. Marker is in Jacksonport, Arkansas, in Jackson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Washington Street and Avenue Street. Touch for map. Located at Jacksonport State Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 318 Washington Street, Newport AR 72112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Surrender at Jacksonport (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacksonport in the Civil War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shelling of Jacksonport (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jackson County First Court House (approx. 2.9 miles away).
 
Categories. GovernmentNotable Buildings
 
Jackson County Historic Courthouse (Museum) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2018
2. Jackson County Historic Courthouse (Museum)
December 1999 courthouse restoration plaque image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 9, 2018
3. December 1999 courthouse restoration plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 20, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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