Glascock County

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Glascock County is named for Thomas Glascock, who was a general in the War of 1812 and the Seminole War and later served in the Georgia General Assembly and Congress.

 

Created:  December 19, 1857

County Seat: 

Gibson  1857 – present

 

County Courthouse – Gibson 

 

Location:  62 East Main Street / Palmer Street

Built:  1919 – 1920

Style:  Neo-Classical

Architect:  J W McMillian & Son of Milledgeville

Contractor:  J W McMillian & Son of Milledgeville

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a two story red colored brick and concrete structure. The north front has a projecting center section with framed entrance on the first story and large arched window on the second story and rising to a peak at the roof line. On the east and west sides are projecting center sections and south section rising to peaks at the roof line. The roof is hipped. The building was remodeled and expanded in 1942 and renovated in 1973.

 

Note:  The first courthouse was built in 1858. The building was removed when the present courthouse was constructed.

 

Courthouses: 

Warren County

E – Warren County

S – Johnson County

W – Washington County and Hancock County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2013