McLean County

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McLean County is named for Alney McLean, who was a United States Representation from 1815 to 1817 and from 1819 to 1821.

 

Created:  February 6, 1854

County Seat: 

Calhoun  1854 – present

 

County Courthouse – Calhoun 

 

Location:  210   Main Street / East 2nd Street

Built:  1904 – 1908

Style:  Neo-Classical

Architect:   Harris & Shopbell

Contractor:  Luckett Brothers.

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a two story red colored brick structure. The west front has two large Beaux Arts Ionic columns supporting a wide white colored header. The recessed entrance has a small white colored balcony at the second story arched window, A white colored horizontal band is located at the top of the second story and above it is a white colored cornice.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was constructed in 1870.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Henderson County and Daviess County

E – Ohio County

S – Muhlenberg County and, Hopkins County

W – Hopkins County, Webster County and Henderson County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2007