Benton County Courthouse

Benton County Courthouse (HME6A)

Location: Fowler, IN 47944 Benton County
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N 40° 37.021', W 87° 18.926'

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Benton County formed by General Assembly in 1840. Oxford first county seat; Fowler became second, 1874. Designed in Second Empire Style by Gorden P. Randall and built 1874 by Levi L. Leach. Located at geographical center of county on land donated by Moses Fowler family.
HM NumberHME6A
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
Marker Number04.1995.1
Year Placed1995
Placed ByIndiana Historical Bureau, Benton County Indiana Historical Society, Inc., and Benton County Commissioners
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 4:34am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 473318 N 4496291
Decimal Degrees40.61701667, -87.31543333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 37.021', W 87° 18.926'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 37' 1.26" N, 87° 18' 55.56" W
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Area Code(s)765, 219
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 701-799 E 6th St, Fowler IN 47944, US
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