Clarke County Courthouse

Clarke County Courthouse (HM6U)

Location: Berryville, VA 22611 Clarke County
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N 39° 9.115', W 77° 58.829'

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The year after Clarke County was formed in 1836, construction began on a brick courthouse based on county justice David Meade's design. The courthouse was remodeled in the Neoclassical style about 1850 when the portico and cupola were added. Portraits of locally prominent judges and lawyers from the 1840s to the present are displayed in the courtroom. The 1882 commonwealth's attorney office, the combination sheriff office and jail, built about 1895, and the 1977 circuit courthouse are also located on the courthouse grounds. The last public hanging in Clarke County occurred here in 1905.
HM NumberHM6U
Marker NumberT-15
Year Placed1999
Placed ByDeparment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 12:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 242443 N 4337866
Decimal Degrees39.15191667, -77.98048333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 9.115', W 77° 58.829'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 9' 6.90" N, 77° 58' 49.74" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 628-698 N Church St, Berryville VA 22611, US
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