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Johnstown in Fulton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Colonial Court House

 
 
Court House in Fulton County, New York image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 31, 2007
1. Court House in Fulton County, New York
Fulton County is proud to have the oldest Colonial Courthouse in New York State that is still actively used!
Inscription.
Erected 1772
Only Colonial Court House
In State of New York
First Court General
Sessions, Tryon County,
September 8, 1772

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 0.398′ N, 74° 22.463′ W. Marker is in Johnstown, New York, in Fulton County. Marker is on North William Street (New York State Route 29) near W. Main Street (New York State Route 67), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is on the lawn beside the sidewalk leading to the steps of the court house. Marker is in this post office area: Johnstown NY 12095, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tryon County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Johnson Hall - 1763 (within shouting distance of this marker); Founder of Johnstown (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Superintendent of Indian Affairs (about 300 feet away); A Military Commander (about 300 feet away); A Colonial (about 300 feet away); Lest We Forget (about 300 feet away); Grave of Sir William Johnson (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Johnstown.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
Court House image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 31, 2007
2. Court House
Fulton County court house in Johnstown, New York.
Colonial Court House Build Date image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 29, 2012
3. Colonial Court House Build Date
Erected in 1772
Colonial Court House Marker & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 29, 2012
4. Colonial Court House Marker & Marker
Old Courthouse, North William Street, Johnstown, Fulton Co., NY image. Click for full size.
Historic American Building Survey
5. Old Courthouse, North William Street, Johnstown, Fulton Co., NY
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 1,293 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   3, 4. submitted on August 29, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   5. submitted on September 10, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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