Magistrate's Office

Magistrate's Office (HM10W)

Location: Falmouth, VA 22405 Stafford County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 19.387', W 77° 28.162'

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The Magistrate's Office is the oldest existing municipal building in Stafford County. Originally built for the town of Falmouth, the structure has been used as a courthouse (magistrate's office) and voting place. Traditionally referred to as the Customs House, the earliest known account of the building, in 1895, refers to it as a courthouse. Its original date of construction is not known, however, its architectural style and remaining original material suggest that it may have been constructed sometime in the first half of the nineteenth century. The Magistrate's Office is dedicated to Dr. E. Boyd Graves who was instrumental in the early preservation of the building.
HM NumberHM10W
Year Placed1987
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 9:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 284135 N 4244551
Decimal Degrees38.32311667, -77.46936667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 19.387', W 77° 28.162'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 19' 23.22" N, 77° 28' 9.72" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 114 W Cambridge St, Falmouth VA 22405, US
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