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    HOOD COUNTY COURTHOUSE
    County Seat - Granbury, Texas

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    Hood County Courthouse, Granbury, Texas
    Hood County Courthouse today
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008

    Hood County Courthouse - Granbury, Texas

    Date - 1890
    Architect - W.C. Dodson
    Style - Second Empire

    The first two courthouses burned, the second one in 1875.

    Granbury's current three-story courthouse was built of Brazos limestone and has a lighted clock tower. It is a Second-Empire style design by W.C. Dodson - whose influence can be seen on the Parker County courthouse in Weatherford.
    Hood County Courthouse, Granbury, Texas
    Southeast corner of the Hood County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Hood County Courthouse vintage photo
    Hood County Courthouse as it appeared in 1939
    Photo courtesy TXDoT
    Hood County courthouse clock  tower
    Hood County Courthouse tower
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, June 2006
    Hood County Courthouse details, Granbury, Texas
    Hood County Courthouse southeast corner
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Hood County Courthouse entrance, Granbury, Texas
    Courthouse front entrance
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Hood County Courthouse East Entrance
    Hood County Courthouse East Entrance
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Hood County Courthouse staircase
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Hood County Courthouse stairwell
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Granbury TX - Hood County Courthouse courtroom
    Hood County Courthouse district courtroom was restored to its original two-story height and configuration.
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, October 2012
    Hood County Courthouse courtroom
    The courtroom before restoration.
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Photographer's Note: "A grant of five million dollars was awarded to Hood County in January of 2008 for the interior restoration of the courthouse." - Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Hood County courthouse oil painting
    "This oil painting of the Hood County courthouse by artist Marjorie Ross is hanging in the county judge's office."
    - Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
    Hood County Courthouse
    Hood County Courthouse in 2001
    Photo courtesy Lou Ann Herda
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