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Summit County Courthouse - Breckenridge, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
N 39° 28.939 W 106° 02.669
13S E 410172 N 4370822
Quick Description: This lovely courthouse celebrated its Centennial in 2009. The structure has been rededicated and was part of Breckenridge's 1980 Centennial celebration.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 3/29/2015 3:16:48 PM
Waymark Code: WMNKGZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
Views: 1

Long Description:
"1909, three stories, stretcher-bond brick, hip roof with pediment over entrance, cupola centers roof* boxed cornice with brackets, extended entrance with pilasters and first-story pediment centers through front facade, voussoirs with keystone on second-story windows." (from (visit link) )

The cornerstones and plaques read:

ERECTED A. D. 1909
COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
A. W. PHILLIPS
W. H. HAMPTON
B. F. RICE
JOHN J. HUDDART
ARCHITECT

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This Corner Stone
was rededicated by the
Masonic Grand Lodge
A.F. & A.M. of Colorado
August 8, 2009

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This property has been placed
on the National Register of
Historic Places
SUMMIT COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Cornerstone laid in 1909 on the
"Most Beautiful Spot in Summit
County." Dedicated St. Patrick's
Day, 1910.
[engraving of Breckenridge town plat]
1880 CENTENNIAL 1980
Year Built: 1909

Current Use of Building: County Offices

Level of Courts: County

Architect: JOHN J. HUDDART

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1909 - 1990s

Physical Address:
208 Lincoln Breckenridge, CO USA


Hours:
8 am - 4:30 pm M-F; closed major holidays


Related Website: [Web Link]

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