Old Allegany County Courthouse - Angelica, NY
Posted by: Rayman
N 42° 18.333 W 078° 00.937
17T E 745983 N 4688016
Quick Description: The Old Allegany Courthouse was built in 1819 and now serves as the town hall of Angelica, NY.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 8/2/2007 5:18:58 PM
Waymark Code: WM1YBK
The Old Allegany Courthouse was built in 1819 and used for that purpose until 1892 when the county seat was transferred to Belmont, NY. Since then, it has been used for school rooms, a church, gymnasium, and polling place. During and after World War I, it was used for an armory. At present, it is used as the town offices by the Town of Angelica, and also by the Boy Scouts.
Angelica, NY United States
County / Borough / Parish: Allegany
Year listed: 1972
Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Periods of significance: 1800-1824, 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Historic function: Government: Courthouse
Current function: Government: Government Office
Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2007 To: 12/31/2007
Hours of operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM
Primary Web Site: [Web Link]
Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]
Privately owned?: Not Listed
Secondary Website 2: Not listed
National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed
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