McPherson County

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McPherson County is named for General James B McPherson ( 1828-1864 ), a general of the Civil War.

 

Created:  March 31, 1887

County Seat:

Tyron  1890 – present

 

County Courthouse –  Tyron  

 

Location:  5th Street / Anderson Street

Built:  2005 – 2006

Style:  Modern

Architect:  KP Construction LLC of North Platte

Contractor:  KP Construction LLC of North Platte

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a one story dark red colored brick and concrete structure. The rectangular shaped building has the main entrance on the east side which protrudes with two brick pillars supporting the roof. The roof is hipped.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was designed by Burt M Reynolds and constructed in 1926. The building was damaged by a tornado in 2004 and demolished.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Hooker County and Thomas County

E – Logan County

S – Lincoln County and Keith County

W – Arthur County

 

 

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Photos taken 2007, 2011 and 2016