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Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Court and State House

 
 
Court and State House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 8, 2012
1. Court and State House Marker
Inscription. This edifice of which the older portion was begun in the year of Our Lord 1760 and first occupied in 1762 was used as Court and State House by the Colony and State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations until the year 1900
 
Location. 41° 49.744′ N, 71° 24.515′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is on South Court Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Providence RI 02906, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. College Hill Historic District (a few steps from this marker); The Meeting Street School (within shouting distance of this marker); Shakespeare's Head (within shouting distance of this marker); Sissieretta Jones (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Changing Nation (about 500 feet away); Fleur-De-Lys Studio (about 500 feet away); First Baptist Church (about 600 feet away); Gone From Hence (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable BuildingsPolitics
 
Court and State House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 8, 2012
2. Court and State House Marker
Front of Court and State House image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 11, 2012
3. Front of Court and State House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 8, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts.   3. submitted on June 12, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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