Chattahoochee County

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Chattahoochee

Chattahoochee County is named for the Chattahoochee River which name is derived from the Muskogean word meaning “rocks-marked” from “chat” meaning “rock” and “huchi” meaning “marked” and refers to the many colored granite outcroppings along the river.

 

Created:  February 13, 1854

County Seat: 

Cusseta  1854 – present

 

County Courthouse – Cusseta 

 

Location:  329 Broad Street / Wells Street

Built:  1975 – 1976

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Biggers, Scarbrough, Neal, Crisp & Clark

Contractor:  J F King, Inc

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a one story light red colored brick and concrete structure. The south front has a porch on the west side supported by four square brick pillars. The roof is pitched. The first structure built in 1975 was along the west side.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Muscogee County and Talbot County 

E – Marion County

S – Stewart County

W – Barbour County, Alabama and  Russell County, Alabama 

 

 

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Photos taken 2010