Harrison County Courthouse - Cadiz, Ohio
N 40° 16.367 W 080° 59.884
17T E 500164 N 4458034
Quick Description: Harrison Co Courthouse, 100 West Market Street, Cadiz, Ohio
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2012 5:41:03 PM
Waymark Code: WME8V4
The Harrison County Courthouse in Cadiz, Ohio was constructed during 1893 to 1895 by Joseph W. Yost. The courthouse mirrors others of his design, with large arched windows, mansard-roofed towers and a central clock tower domed and topped with a statue Justice. The porches to the entrances are covered with a balcony.
This impressive building is an example of the French Second Empire style, that was popular in the period following the Civil War. It utilizes architectural elements from a variety of sources to produce a unified whole. The lawn is adorned with items that depict the rich heritage of Harrison County and its people.
Year Built: 1893-1895
Current Use of Building: courthouse
Level of Courts: County
Architect: Joseph W. Yost and Frank Packard
100 West Market Street, Cadiz, OH 43907
Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: Not listed
Hours: Not listed
Related Website: Not listed
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