Gulf County Old Courthouse Historical

Gulf County Old Courthouse Historical (HM1WWY)

Location: Wewahitchka, FL 32465 Gulf County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 6.912', W 85° 11.925'

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The South Portion of Calhoun County was cut out in 1925 to form Gulf County. Wewahitchka was chosen as the county seat. The first county business was transacted in a local business house until this court house was built in 1927, and served until the county seat moved to Port St. Joe in 1965.
The first county commissioners were J.J. McDaniel, Chairman, H.E. Wish, S.F. VanHorn, A.D. Lawson, G.A. Patton and W.L. Mowbray. The first county judge was E.C. Lewis.
Year Placed1975
Placed ByThe Gulf County Golden Anniversary ommission and the St. Joseph Historical Society
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Date Added Friday, February 17th, 2017 at 9:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 673539 N 3332919
Decimal Degrees30.11520000, -85.19875000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 6.912', W 85° 11.925'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 6' 54.72" N, 85° 11' 55.5" W
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Area Code(s)850
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near , Wewahitchka FL 32465, US
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