Hood County Courthouse

Terence Russell

Hillsboro, United States

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Historical Marker info

Marker Title: Hood County Courthouse
City: Granbury
Year Marker Erected: 1970
Marker Location: 100th block of Pearl St., Granbury Courthouse lawn.
Marker Text: Fifth courthouse on this site. Erected 1890-1891, this handsome building is a Texas version of the french second empire style. First courthouse (1867) was a 1-room log cabin housing county records, lawyers and land agents’ offices, and mail station. It was succeeded by 3 stone structures. Contractors Moodie and Ellis and Architect W.C. Dodson built this native stone edifice. The clock tower, added after completion, was reinforced with steel in 1969.

National Registry of Historic Places info

Hood County Courthouse Historic District (added 1974 – District – #74002080)
Courthouse Sq., bounded by Bridge, Pearl, and Houston Sts., Granbury
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: DODSON,W.C.
Architectural Style: Second Empire, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local Gov’t
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Music Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse

Camera info
Canon EOS Rebel T1i
Tamron 18-275mm lens
F-stop f/11
Exposure 1/350
ISO 100
Focus 18mm

HDR data
tripod, 3 RAW images +2 to -2, Photomatrix Pro 3.2

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