Orleans County Courthouse Historic District

Courthouse Sq. and environs, Albion, New York

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 31, 1979
Reference number
79001617
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Gothic; Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Courthouse; Religious structure; Single dwelling; Plaza
Current functions
Correctional facility; Religious structure; Single dwelling; Plaza; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant year
1858
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 33
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Tags 

19th Century (36,419)
Albion, New York (6)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1858 (351)
Built during 1850s (4,582)
District (10,206)
Exotic Revival (7,379)
Gothic (1,431)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
New York (5,867)
Orleans County, New York (21)
Romanesque (2,704)
S.S. Beman (1)
Sandstone (4,862)
Slate (5,715)
Victorian (19,690)
W.B.M. Barlow (1)

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