Eddy County

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Eddy

Eddy County is named for Ezra B Eddy ( 1830-1885 ), who  was a Fargo, North Dakota banker.

 

Created:  March 31, 1885

County Seat:

New Rockford  1885 – present

 

County Courthouse – New Rockford

 

Location:  524 Central Avenue / 6th Street North

Built:  1899 -1900

Style:  Classical Revival / Federal

Architect:  M J Moran

Contractor:  M E Beebe of Fargo

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story red colored brick structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of the city. The south front has a central entrance rising to a pediment at the roof line. The building has a course stone base. On the center of the roof is a square white colored wood tower with multipained windows. The building has a hipped roof with four small gables, one on each side. The courtroom is located on the east side of the second story.

 

See:  National Register of Historic Places – Eddy County Courthouse

 

Courthouses: 

N – Benson County

E – Nelson County and Griggs County

S – Foster County

W – Wells County

           

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2007, 2009, 2015 and 2018