Hernando Courthouse Square District - Hernando, MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme
N 34° 49.389 W 089° 59.659
16S E 226133 N 3857520
Quick Description: The De Soto County Courthouse appropriately dominates the Hernando Courthouse Square District.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 6/3/2010 8:57:26 AM
Waymark Code: WM8Z4W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 3

Long Description:
The De Soto County Courthouse and the surrounding properties constitute the Hernando Courthouse Square District in downtown Hernando, Mississippi.

The courthouse was constructed in 1941 and the commercial properties on the outside of the square are considerably older.

This Historic District was included in the National Register of Historic in 1998.
Street address:
bounded by Caffey, W. Commerce, and Losher Sts., and MS 51
Hernando, MS USA

County / Borough / Parish: De Soto County

Year listed: 1998

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949

Historic function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture

Current function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Landscape

Privately owned?: no

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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