Uintah County

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Uintah

Uintah County is named for the Uintah Native America Tribe, a Ute tribe who inhabited the region.

 

Created:  February 18, 1880

County Seat: 

Vernal  1880 – present

 

County Courthouse – Vernal 

 

Location:  147 East Main Street / North 100 East Street

Built:  1958 – 1959

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Lorenzo & Young Inc.

Contractor:  GSN & WB

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story red colored brick, stone and concrete structure. The building is built into a slope with the south entrance on the second story. A canopy extends out from the center of the building at the entrance. The west side has windows in the center and the east side has horizontal windows. The building was remodeled in 1986. The architect was Molen Associates Inc. and the contractor was Adamson Engineering Inc. The north addition was built in 1983 and completed in 1984. The architect was Molen Associates Inc. and the contractor was Adamson Engineering Inc.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Daggett County 

E – Moffat County, Colorado, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, Garfield County, Colorado and Mesa County, Colorado

S – Grand County

W – Carbon County and Duchesne County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2009