Jones County

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Jones County is named for James Jones, who was a United States Representative.

 

Created:  December 10, 1807

County Seat: 

Albany ( Clinton )  1807 – 1905

Gray                      1905 – present

 

County Courthouse – Gray

 

Location:  110 South Jefferson Street / West Clinton Street

Built:  1906 – 1907

Style:  Romanesque Revival

Architect:  James Wingfield Golucke & Company

Contractor:  Atlantic Fireproofing Company

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story red colored brick and stone structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds and the east front has a projecting one story central section with large arch and recessed entrance. On either side are projecting sections which rise to peaks at the roof line. Between these sections is a large high square clock tower with open belfry, clock and dome at the top. There is a one story section on the northeast corner which extends from the main building. On the south side is a three story buff colored brick addition which houses the County Law Enforcement Center. The architect was Dunwoody and Company and the contractor was Warren and Associates.

 

Courthouses: 

Jasper County and Putnam County

E – Baldwin County

S – Wilkinson County and Twiggs County

W – Bibb County and Monroe County

 

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2013 and 2018