Carroll County

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Carroll

Carroll County is named for Charles Carroll, who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and who died in 1832.

 

Created:  January 7, 1826

County Seat: 

Delphi  1828 – present

 

County Courthouse – Delphi  

 

Location:  101 West Main Street / South Washington Street

Built:  1916 – 1917

Style:  Renaissance Revival

Architect:  Elmer E Dunlap

Contractor:  A E Kemmer

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and is a three story gray colored stone structure. The first story has horizontal stone and arched windows. Five large columns rise from the second story to the top of the third story with recessed windows between. A wide cornice runs below the roof line and in the center of each side of the roof is a clock. The roof line is flat.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was designed by Martin J Bird and constructed by James Woods and James Rodifer in 1856.

 

Courthouses: 

N – White County and Cass County

E – Cass County and Howard County

S – Clinton County

W – Tippecanoe County and White County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2008