Greenlee County

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Greenlee County is named for Mason Greenlee, who was a pioneer in the area.


 Created:  March 10, 1909

County Seat:        

Clifton  1909 – present


County Courthouse – Clifton


Location:  NE – Webster Avenue / Fifth Street

Built:  1911 – 1912

Style: Italianate

Architect:  F C Heck

Contractor:  P Koregar


Description:  The building faces southwest and is a two story buff colored brick structure. The building sits on a rise and has brick porticos on the west, south and east sides with red trim. Around the flat roofline is a red colored cornice. The building was restored in 1998. The architect was Woodward Architectural Group and the contractor was D L Norton. On the northeast side of the building is the County Administration Building.



N – Apache County

E – Catron County, New Mexico, Grant County, New Mexico and Hidalgo County, New Mexico

S – Cochise County

W – Graham County

















Photos taken 2008