Montgomery County

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Montgomery County is named for Lemuel P Montgomery, who was a Major during the Creek War.

 

Created:  December 6, 1816

County Seat:

Montgomery  1816 – present

 

Old County Courthouse – Montgomery

 

Location:  100 South Lawrence Street / Washington Avenue

Built:  1956 – 1958

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Pearson Title and Narrow

Contractor:  Bear Brothers, Inc.

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a three story buff colored brick, concrete and glass structure. The east side has a projecting section faced with brown  colored stone and recessed entrance on the first story. There is concrete grill work along the east side. The north section extends west with a projecting section with recessed first story towards the east end. There are horizontal windows with vertical concrete dividers. The roof line is flat. The building was renovated from 1988 to 1990.

 

See:  The contractor, Bear Brothers, Inc. also constructed the courthouse in Chilton County.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was designed by Charles C Oredeman and built in 1854. The building was enlarged in 1894.

 

County Courthouse – Montgomery

 

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Location:  251 South Lawrence Street / Adams Avenue

Built:  1985 – 1987

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Pearson Humphries Jones & Associates.

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a four story buff colored brick, concrete and glass structure. The west front has a one story projecting entrance on the north side. Above the portico are a series of four framed windows on each story. The center section projects from the main building and has no windows. The roof line is flat. The building is named as the Phelps-Price Justice Center.

 

See: The Alabama Supreme Court – Court of Appeal is located in Montgomery County.

 

Courthouses: 

 Autauga County and Elmore County

E – Macon County, Bullock County and Pike County 

S – Pike County and Crenshaw County

W – Lowndes County

 

 

 

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Old County Courthouse

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2010, 2014 and 2018