Carroll County

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Carroll

Carroll County is named for Charles Carroll, who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

 

Created:  January 1, 1833

County Seat:

Carrollton  1833 – present

 

County Courthouse – Carrollton 

 

Location:  246 South Lisbon Street / 2nd Street SE

Built:  1884 – 1885

Style:  Second Empire

Architect:  Frank O Weary and George Kramer

Contractor:  J S Melbourne

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and is a two story rough sand block structure. The northwest front has a small portico with four columns rising to a balcony on the second story. Above is a large window and a fan window in the center with a  raised section which rises above the roof line. On the center of the roof is a large square cupola with clock at the top. On the southeast side is an addition built in 1975. The architect was Geary, Moore and Ahrens, Inc. and the contractor was A A Knoch & Sons, Inc.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Stark County and Columbiana County

E – Columbiana County and Jefferson County

S – Harrison County

W – Tuscarawas County

 

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2011