Suffolk County Courthouse - Boston, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar
N 42° 21.623 W 071° 03.654
19T E 330284 N 4691847
Quick Description: This building currently houses Suffulk County Superior Court, which covers the City of Boston, and a few other towns.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 6/25/2011 6:55:24 AM
Waymark Code: WMBVWC
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 6

Long Description:
In Boston, in Pemberton Square near Government Center, is a light colored building that is the Suffulk County Courthouse. this building currently houses the Suffulk County Superior Court for Criminal Business, which has jurisdiction over Boston, Revere, Chelsea, and Winthrop.

The building is located in Pemberton Square, which is separated from Government Center by a long, multi-storied curved building. There is access from this direction through an open stairway-escalator where Court Street meets Cambridge Avenue.

The source stated that the building was built in 1937. The Suffolk County Superior Court then occupied the building and is there today. Its previous location was in the stone building next to it, now known as the John Adams Courthouse.

Other Sources
Wikipedia (List of Courthouses in Boston, MA):
(visit link)
Year Built: 1937

Current Use of Building: Courthouse - Suffolk Superior Court

Level of Courts: County

Architect: Not Known

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1938 - Present

Physical Address:
3 Pemberton Square Boston, MA 02108


Hours:
Normal Business Hours


Related Website: [Web Link]

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