Westmoreland County

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Westmoreland County is named for the County of Westmoreland in England.

 

Created:  February 26, 1773

County Seat: 

Hannastown  1773 – 1782

Greensburg   1782 – present

 

County Courthouse – Greensburg

 

Location:  7 North Main Street / Lincoln Highway

Built:  1904 – 1906

Style:  Beaux Arts

Architect:  William Kauffman of Pittsburgh

Contractor:  William Miller & Sons

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a four story style structure. An addition was constructed in 1978. The architect was Roach Walfsh Letrich Bohn.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was designed by Samuel Sloan and built in 1854.

 

 

Courthouses: 

N – Butler CountyArmstrong County and Indiana County

E – Cambria County and Somerset County

S – Fayette County

W – Washington County and Allegheny County

 

 

 

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