Independence in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Inyo County Courthouse
Architect: William H. Weeks
Contractor: McCombs and Son
Board of Supervisors
George W. Naylor * Amos Hancock
Thomas Thomson, Jr. * W.V. Butler
Accepted: November 8, 1921
The Inyo County Courthouse is located on land deeded to the County of Inyo in 1868 by Thomas Edwards, the founder of Independence, California.
Location. 36° 48.215′ N, 118° 11.987′ W. Marker is in Independence, California, in Inyo County. Marker is at the intersection of North Edwards Street (U.S. 395) and East Center Street, on the left when traveling south on North Edwards Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Independence CA 93526, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Putnamís Stone Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Edwards House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mary Austinís Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Engine #18 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp Independence (approx. 2.4 miles away); Kearsarge Station (approx. 4.6 miles away); Sacred Space (approx. 5.8 miles away); Legacy (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
Also see . . .
1. County of Inyo. (Submitted on October 14, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
2. The Superior Court of California, County of Inyo History. (Submitted on October 14, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,430 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 14, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. 6. submitted on April 27, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.