Blair County Courthouse

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Blair County Courthouse
Blair County Courthouse Apr 10.JPG
Blair County Courthouse, April 2010
Blair County Courthouse is located in Pennsylvania
Blair County Courthouse
Location 423 Allegheny St., Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°25′49″N 78°23′33″W / 40.43028°N 78.39250°W / 40.43028; -78.39250Coordinates: 40°25′49″N 78°23′33″W / 40.43028°N 78.39250°W / 40.43028; -78.39250
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1876, 1906
Architectural style Gothic Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 76001606[1]
Added to NRHP June 17, 1976

Blair County Courthouse is a historic courthouse building located at Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1875-1876, and is a "T" shaped stone building in the Gothic Revival style. The entrance is flanked by two square, three-story towers with truncated pyramidal roofs. The building generally features elaborate stonework and a five-story clock tower topped by a tall stone spire. A three-story rear additions was built in 1906.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes William K. Watson (January 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Blair County Courthouse" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-05. 

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