Elk County Courthouse

250 Main St.; Ridgway, PA

Courthouse for Elk County, PA

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Photo taken by Brian Manville on February 27, 2019

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Description 

A wooden courthouse was built on this site in 1845 after the borough of Ridgway became the county seat. In 1880 a new courthouse was constructed on the site, being completed in 1881. It was built with brick and native sandstone with a roof of tin and slate. The original half-ton steel bell hangs in the bell tower.

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  • February 28, 2019: New photos from Brian Manville
  • February 28, 2019: Added by Brian Manville

Sources 

  • Brian Manville