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Fannin County Courthouse - Bonham, Texas
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas
N 33° 34.653 W 096° 10.721
14S E 761866 N 3718884
Quick Description: Fannin County lies along the famed Red River and was once part of the original Red River County created after Texas declared it's Independence from Mexico. Fannin County, was carved out of Red River County on 14 December 1837 along with 39 other North Texas counties.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 2/3/2011 5:29:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMANCB
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 8

Long Description:
Fannin County is named for James Fannin, who commanded the group of Texans killed in the Goliad Massacre during the Texas Revolution. The county seat is Bonham, which was named for James Bonham, who sought Fannin's aid at the Battle of the Alamo.
Year Built: 1889

Current Use of Building: County business

Level of Courts: County

Architect: W.C. Dodson and Dudley

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1889 - Present

Physical Address:
101 Sam Rayburn Bonham , TX

Related Website: [Web Link]

Hours: Not listed

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