Details for Goliad County Courthouse (Atlas Number 5175002204)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5175002204


Marker Number 2204
Atlas Number 5175002204
Marker Title Goliad County Courthouse
Index Entry Goliad County Courthouse
City Goliad
County Goliad
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 657096
UTM Northing 3171975
Subject Codes courthouses; design and construction
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Courthouse Square, S. Market Street, Goliad
Marker Size 14" x 9" Plate & Medallion
Marker Text Built 1894. Cost $67,888.95. Limestone and brick from 1870 courthouse were used in this, the fourth one built since county's creation in 1836. Used as hospital after 1902 cyclone. A 1942 storm tore off central clock tower. Enlarged in 1964. Preserving carved staircases, walnut wainscots. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1964.