Details for Parker County Courthouse (Atlas Number 5367003939)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5367003939


Marker Number 3939
Atlas Number 5367003939
Marker Title Parker County Courthouse
Index Entry Parker County Courthouse
Address College St. & US 180, Courthouse Square
City Weatherford
County Parker
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 612647
UTM Northing 3625192
Subject Codes courthouses
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Courthouse Square, College Street at US 180, one on west side, one on east side, Weatherford
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Scene of many noted trials. Built 1884-86. Cost $55,555.55. Fourth courthouse in history of county, organized 1856. An oak on Fort Belknap Road was court site that year. In this building practiced S.W.T. Lanham, who was Governor of Texas 1902-1906. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.