Logan County

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Logan County is named for Benjamin Logan, who was a military general from Virginia, and who lived from 1742 to 1802.

 

Created:  June 28, 1792

County Seat: 

Russellville  1792 – present

 

County Courthouse – Russellville  

 

Location:  229 West 3rd Street / Winter Street

Built:  1903 – 1904

Style:  Colonial Revival

Architect:  Walter Chamberlin & Company of Knoxville, Tennessee

Contractor:  Robert Manley and E W Furrey

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and  is a two story light colored stone structure. There is a small stone portico at the arched entrance on the northwest side. Above the portico is an arch with recessed doorway. The main section of the building extends north and south with a green-gray colored title roof. At each corner of the building is a square pavilion. The architect was and the contractor was . In 1972 and 1973, renovations added a new white colored square cupola with clock. The architect was Harrison, Hisle and Associates and the contractor was Faulkner Construction Company.

 

County Court of Justice – Russellville  

 

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Location:  329 West 4th Street / Owen Street

Built:  2008 – 2010

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Shermam Carter Barnhart of Lexington

Contractor:  Codell Construction Company of Winchester

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a two story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The northwest front has a large portico. The north front has a large portico with four columns rising to a pediment at the roof line.  The center section of the building projects with east and west wings. The green colored roof is hipped. On the center of the roof is a tall white colored cupola.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Muhlenberg County and Butler County

E – Warren County and Simpson County

S – Robertson County, Tennessee

W – Todd County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2007 and 2014