Austin County Courthouse
Bellville, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1961
Architect - Wyatt C. Hedrick
Photos: Robert Deering 9/12/2002
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1837

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Stephen F. Austin

COUNTY SEATS: Two - San Felipe de Austin and Bellville

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Thomas B. Bell, a settler in the area.

COURTHOUSES: Four - 1837, 184?, 1888, and 1960.

STANDING: One - 1960 couerhouse in Modern style built of granite and concrete.

LOCATION:  One East Main Street, Bellville, Texas 77418

 
 
 
1888 Courthouse
 
 



1896 Austin County Jail

 

Bellville, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering
10/11/2013

 
Mill Creek Church in Bellville