Androscoggin County

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Andruscoggin

Androscoggin County is named for the Androscoggin Native American tribe who resided in the region.

 

Created:  March 18, 1854

County Seat: 

Auburn  1854 – present

 

County Courthouse – Auburn  

 

Location:  2 Turner / Court Street

Built:  1857 – 1858

Style:  Renaissance

Architect:  Gridley James Fox Byrant of Boston, Massachusetts

Contractor:  Albert Currier

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story red colored brick structure. The building has a portico on the first story with balcony above. The windows are narrow and arched. On the center of the roof is a white colored cupola with gold colored dome. The roof is hipped. An addition was added to the west side in 1922. The architect was Jarry S Coombs and the contractor was George W Lane and Company.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Franklin County 

E – Kennebec County and Sagadahoc County

S – Cumberland County

W – Cumberland County and Oxford County

 

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2006 and 2014