Warrick County

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Warwick

Warrick County is named for Jacob Warrick, who was an Indiana militia company commander killed in the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811.

 

Created:  March 9, 1813

County Seat: 

Evansville  1814

Darlington  1814 – 1818

Boonville   1818 – present

 

County Courthouse – Boonville

 

Location:  107 West Locust Street / North 3rd Street

Built:  1904

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  William J Harris & Clifford Shopbell of Evansville

Contractor:  Howard Brothers

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The east front has a large portico supported by four large columns rising to a pediment at the roof line. Above the recessed entrance is a small balcony with large arched window above. On the center of the roof is a large square dome with clock and small cupola at the top. The building was renovated in 1996. The architect was Adicon Inc. and the contractor was Dooley and Mack.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was built by James Pulham in 1834.

 

 

County Judicial Center – Boonville

 

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Location:  One Courthouse Square /  North 3rd Street

Built:  1997 – 1999

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story light red colored brick and concrete structure. The east front has three brick pillars with glass entrances between. A horizontal band runs between the first and second stories and below the roof line. The roof is hipped.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Gibson County, Pike County and Dubois County

E – Spencer County

S – Daviess County, Kentucky and Henderson County, Kentucky

W – Vanderburgh County and Gibson County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2008