Westlock is named for the combination of the names of two men, William Westgate and William Lochart, who owned the property where the town is located.
Location: Westlock is located in the central part of the Province to the north of Edmonton.
Judicial District: Edmonton Judicial District
Provincial Courthouse – Westlock
Location: 10003 100 Street / 100 Avenue
Built: 1974 – 1976
Architect: Patsula Architect Ltd.
Contractor: Bird Construction Company Limited of Edmonton
Description: The building faces north and is a one story concrete and glass structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The north front has a recessed porch with pillars and entrance on the east side with glass walls. On the east side the building extends north. There are horizontal windows. The interior has a skylight with court yard. The Court is located in the Provincial Building.
See: Within the Edmonton Judicial District is the Court of Queens Bench at Edmonton and Provincial Courthouses located at Barrhead / Breton / Drayton Valley / Evansburg / Fort Saskatchewan / Leduc / Mayerthorpe / Morinville / St. Albert / Stony Plain / Vegreville
Photos taken 2015