Glynn County

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Glynn

Glynn County is named for John Glynn, who was a member of the British House of Commons who supported the American colonies.

 

Created:  February 5, 1777

County Seat: 

Frederica   1777 – 1787

Brunswick  1787 – present

 

County Courthouse – Brunswick

 

Location:  701 H Street / Reynolds Street

Built:  1990 – 1991

Style:  Modern Neo-Classical Revival

Architect:  Hansen Lind Meyer of Orlando, Florida

Contractor:  GMK Associates of Savannah.

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story red colored brick and concrete structure. The south front has a large portico supported by four large white columns. Above the portico is a balcony. The entrance is arched with white colored trim. A balustrade runs along the roof lines. A horizontal narrow stone band runs below the second story windows. The old courthouse is located to the south.

 

Old County Courthouse – Brunswick

 

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Location:  701 G Street / Reynolds Street

Built:  1906 – 1907

Style: Neo-Classical

Architect:  A Gifford & E S Betts

Contractor:  Miles & Bradt Company

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story buff colored brick and stone structure. The south front has a large portico supported by four large columns rising to a wide header. Above the header is a balustrade. There are east and west wings which extend slightly from the main building. On the center of the roof is a octagonal open sided white dome with clock at the top and green colored roof. The building houses county offices. The new courthouse is located to the north.

 

Courthouses: 

McIntosh County

E – Atlantic Ocean

S – Camden County

W – Brantley County and Wayne County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2009