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MASON COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Mason County Seat - Mason, Texas

Mason County has had three courthouses:
1875, 1878 and 1909
Mason County Courthouse, Mason, Texas
Mason County courthouse
Photo courtesy Ernie Wymer, January 2008

The Present Mason County Courthouse
- Mason, Texas

Date - 1909
Architect - E. H. Hosford & Co.
Style - Classical Revival
Material - Granite

The Mason County Courthouse burned in 1877 and a fire in 1900 resulted in the north side of the square being destroyed. It did spark interest in developing a fire department.
Mason County Courthouse, Mason, Texas
Mason County courthouse
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, December 2002
Mason County Courthouse, Mason, Texas today
Another view of the Mason County courthouse
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, December 2002
Mason County Courthouse, Mason, Texas old post card
The 1909 Mason County courthouse
Postcard courtesy rootsweb.com/ %7Etxpstcrd/
Mason County Courthouse, Mason, Texas 1939 photo
The Courthouse as it appeared in 1939
Photo courtesy TXDoT
Mason County Courthouse, Mason, Texas old post card
The courthouse postcard
Postcard ca 1915, courtesy THC

Mason County Towns & Ghost Towns:

Mason County Seat - Mason
  • Art
  • Fly Gap
  • Fredonia
  • Grit
  • Hilda
  • Katemcy
  • Koockville
  • Loyal Valley
  • Pontotoc
  • Streeter
  • Wagram
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