Norfolk County Court House

Norfolk County Court House (HM1QU)

Location: Portsmouth, VA 23704
Country: United States of America

N 36° 50.119', W 76° 18.065'

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Begun 1845, occupied 20 July 1846. The architect, Wm. R. Singleton, a Portsmouth native, also designed the old Norfolk City Court House. This building stands on one of the four corners dedicated for public use in 1752 by Lt. Col. William Crawford, founder of Portsmouth. The site was formerly occupied by the clerk's office when an earlier Court House, occupied in 1803, stood on the Northeast corner, opposite.
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HM NumberHM1QU
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Marker NumberQ-8-N
Year Placed1961
Placed ByVirginia State Library
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:04am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 383982 N 4077393
Decimal Degrees36.83531667, -76.30108333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 50.119', W 76° 18.065'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 50' 7.14" N, 76° 18' 3.90" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 400 High St, Portsmouth VA 23704, US
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