Tattnall County

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Tattnall County is named for Josiah Tattnall, who was a player in repealing the Yazoo Act, a United States Senator and the twenty-fifth governor of Georgia.

 

Created:  December 5, 1801

County Seat: 

Zacharia Cox House    1801 – 1832

Reidsville                     1832 – present

 

County Courthouse – Reidsville

 

Location:  108 Brazell Street / North Main Street

Built:  1902 – 1903

Style:  Second Empire

Architect:  James Wingfield Golucke & Company of Atlanta

Contractor:  G L Adams & Company

 

Description:  The building faces southeast and is a three story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on spacious landscaped grounds and has square brick towers on each corner. The front has three arches on the first story and three high arches on the second story with white colored balustrades which are also on the towers. The courtroom is located on the second story. The building was renovated in 1915, 1991 and 2008.

 

County Judicial Annex – Reidsville

 

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Location:  111 North Main Street / Brazell Street

Built:  2001 – 2002

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Eckles, Martin & Rule Architects

Contractor:  Paul S Akins Company, Inc.

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on spacious landscaped grounds on the north side of the courthouse. The east front has a large arched portico with glass windows behind. The roof line is flat with raised white colored sections on the north and south sides. The building is named as the Tattnall County Judicial Annex. 

 

County Administration – Reidsville

 

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Location:  114 Brazell Street / North Main Street

Built:  1956

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Abreu & Robson, Incorporated of Brunswick

Contractor:  W E Fountain of Vidalia

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a one story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on spacious landscaped grounds on the west side of the courthouse. The south front has a one story portico with three arches. The roof line is flat with a hipped roof extending from the portico.

 

Courthouses: 

Candler County and Evans County 

E – Liberty County and Long County

S – Wayne County and Appling County

W – Toombs County 

 

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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County Judicial Annex

 

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County Administration

 

 

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Photos taken 2008, 2013 and 2018