Wise County Courthouse
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
N 33° 14.078 W 097° 35.228
14S E 631639 N 3678188
Quick Description: This Medallion and Plate marker is on the "porch" right next to the main entrance to Courthouse in Decatur.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 8/16/2007 3:59:46 PM
Waymark Code: WM20RK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton
Views: 44

Long Description:
Index Entry: Wise County Courthouse
City: Decatur
County: Wise
Subject Codes: CT
Year Marker Erected: 1963
Marker Location: Northwest entrance of Courthouse, State & Walnut Streets
Marker Size: Medallion and Plate
Marker Number: 5874

Marker Text:
Third built since creation of the county in 1856. Erected, 1895. of pink Texas granite, with interior of Vermont marble. Has been called Architecturally Perfect. Has commanding height of 1,112'. Bonded cost paid in full April 10, 1945. Modernized 1960. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964


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