Scotland County

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Scotland

Scotland County is named for the country of Scotland in the British Isles.

 

Created:  February 20, 1889

County Seat: 

Laurinburg  1889 – present

 

County Courthouse – Laurinburg 

 

Location:  212 Biggs Street / East Cronly Street

Built:  1963 – 1964

Style:  Modern

Architect:  W E Matthews

Contractor:  Speros Construction Company Inc.

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a one story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of the city. The building has a high canopy supported by two brick pillars at the west entrance. The building has large square projecting corner and large arched windows. The roof line is flat. In 1991, the building was remodeled with an addition constructed on the west front. The architect was Snowden & Associates. On the south side of the building is the one story Courthouse Annex.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was designed by Oliver D Wheeler and James M McMichael and constructed by L W Cooper in 1901.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Richmond County, Moore County and Hoke County

E – Robeson County

S – Marlboro County, South Carolina

W – Richmond County

 

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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County Courthouse Annex

 

 

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Photos taken 2008 and 2014