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Historical Courthouse for Bosque County, Texas at the County Seat, Meridian.

Camera info
Canon EOS REBEL T1i
Stock 16-55mm lens
F-stop f/9.5
Exposure 1/250
ISO 100
Focus 18mm

HDR info
tripod, 3 RAW exposures +2 to -2, Photomatrix 3.2

Historical info

Texas State Historical Marker:

Bosque County Courthouse
Marker Title: Bosque County Courthouse
City: Meridian
Year Marker Erected: 1965
Marker Location: at courthouse square, SH 22, Meridian.
Marker Text: Limestone quarried from nearby hills. Gothic styling. Clock tower modified, 1935, to strengthen roof. Unique iron stairs and railing remain. County’s fourth courthouse. First, in 1854, was one-room log cabin. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.

Just recently renovated.

111 views as of 11/24/09


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Comments

  • CraigsMom
    CraigsMomalmost 5 years ago

    the clock tower makes me think of “Back to the Future”. Cool shot

  • Before the recent renovation, the clock tower was not in existence as it had been removed at some date in the past for some reason, likely dealing with not being structurally sound.

    – Terence Russell

  • CraigsMom
    CraigsMomalmost 5 years ago

    Well, I am glad they put it back. It is really beautiful!

  • BCImages
    BCImagesalmost 5 years ago

    brilliant

  • Thank you, my friend!

    – Terence Russell

  • Hany  Kamel
    Hany Kamelalmost 5 years ago

    woow this awesome

  • Thank you, Haney!!

    – Terence Russell

  • Karen Stackpole
    Karen Stackpolealmost 5 years ago


    CONGRATULATIONS – A great image

  • I am so honored!!!!

    – Terence Russell

  • Jigsawman
    Jigsawmanalmost 5 years ago

    outstanding, great processing

  • Thank you!

    – Terence Russell

  • Rafferty-Evans
    Rafferty-Evansalmost 5 years ago

    very nice PP

  • Thank you, Lee-Ann!

    – Terence Russell

  • Finbarr Reilly
    Finbarr Reillyalmost 5 years ago

    Awesome image Terence Wonderful HDR this is just amazing. ;)

  • Sometimes it all comes together just right!

    – Terence Russell

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezalmost 5 years ago

    Super HDR Terence, nice work …

  • Thanks, Tom.

    – Terence Russell

  • Linda  Morrison
    Linda Morrisonalmost 5 years ago

    Lovely work. Well done

  • I appreciate your sweet compliment!

    – Terence Russell

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