Details for Leon County Courthouse (Atlas Number 5289009629)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5289009629


Marker Number 9629
Atlas Number 5289009629
Marker Title Leon County Courthouse
Index Entry Leon County Courthouse
City Centerville
County Leon
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 216374
UTM Northing 3462049
Subject Codes buildings; courthouses
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location at intersection of SH 7 and SH 75
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1887 of slate brick, locally made. One of oldest Texas courthouses still in its original state. County created in 1846. County seat was moved from Leona to Centerville in 1850. Two earlier courthouses have occupied this site. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1966