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Batesville in Independence County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Independence County First County Court House

 
 
Independence County First County Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judy King, September 7, 2012
1. Independence County First County Court House Marker
Inscription. The town of Batesville was selected as the county seat and the first county court house built in 1821, a year after the county was organized.
 
Erected 1936 by the Arkansas Centennial Comm. / Arkansas History Comm. (Marker Number F-12.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Arkansas Centennial Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 46.223′ N, 91° 39.207′ W. Marker is in Batesville, Arkansas, in Independence County. Marker is on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 192 East Main Street, Batesville AR 72501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Independence County Office and Library (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lafferty Memorial Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Arkansas Methodist Conference (approx. 0.3 miles away); Batesville During The Civil War (approx. half a mile away); Pfeiffer Community (approx. 5.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Government
 
Independence County First County Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judy King, September 7, 2012
2. Independence County First County Court House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2013, by Judy King of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 456 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2013, by Judy King of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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