Logan County

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Logan County is named for Chief Logan, who was the leader of the Mingo Native American tribe

 

Created:  January 12, 1824

County Seat: 

Logan  1823 – present

 

County Courthouse – Logan

 

Location:  300 Sratton Street / Washington Street

Built:  1964 – 1965

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Robert L Brown

Contractor:   Kenhill Construction Company

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a four story concrete, stone and glass structure. The first story is recessed and is faced with polished stone. The second and third stories project from the main building. The four story is also recessed. The entrance is located at the west side of the north front. The roof line is flat.

 

Note:  The old courthouse constructed in 1905 was torn down and the cornerstone was olaced in the wall of the current courthouse.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Lincoln County

E – Boone County

S – Wyoming County and Mingo County 

W – Mingo County 

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2012