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Gloucester in Gloucester County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Court House

 
 
Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
1. Court House Marker
Inscription. County of Gloucester, VA. Re-erected 1766 on site of building destroyed by fire.
Restored, remodeled and clerks office building added 1956.
Carl M. Lindner & Son A.I.A. Architects, Richmond, Virginia
Wray & Richardson, General Contractors, Williamsburg, Virginia
 
Location. 37° 24.892′ N, 76° 31.762′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Virginia, in Gloucester County. Marker can be reached from Gloucester Courthouse Grounds. Touch for map. Business US 17 and Blair Road. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester VA 23061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memoriam John Clayton (here, next to this marker); Gloucester in the Civil War (here, next to this marker); Pvt. James Daniel Gardner (a few steps from this marker); To the Confederate Dead of Gloucester (a few steps from this marker); Werowocomoco (within shouting distance of this marker); The Birdsall Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Calhoun Walker (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cappahosic (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Categories. Colonial EraGovernmentNotable Buildings
 
Gloucester Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
2. Gloucester Courthouse
Clayton Building image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
3. Clayton Building
Circa 1769
Burned - 1820
Rebuilt - 1823
Courthouse Complex building. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
4. Courthouse Complex building.
Debtors Prison Building image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
5. Debtors Prison Building
Visitor's Center Building image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 18, 2008
6. Visitor's Center Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 813 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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