Beaver County Courthouse

90 E. Center St., Beaver, Utah

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey, P. Kent Fairbanks, Photographer August, 1968 NORTHWEST ELEVATION.

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

This is one of the better preserved and architecturally significant original courthouses in the state, still actively used. Beaver was the seat of the Second Judicial District Court, which tried John D. Lee for the Mountain Meadows Massacre (probably not in this building). -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 6, 1970
Reference number
70000622
Architectural style
Victorian
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Courthouse
Current function
Courthouse
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1882

Tags 

19th Century (36,350)
Beaver County, Utah (111)
Beaver, Utah (107)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1882 (415)
Built during 1880s (6,133)
Courthouse (2,113)
Private owner (54,396)
Sandstone (4,862)
Utah (1,408)
Victorian (19,690)

Update Log 

  • May 17, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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