Bowie County Courthouse
New Boston, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1986
Architect - Thomas & Embeton
Photos: Robert Deering 8/29/2001
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1840

COUNTY NAMED FOR:  Texas hero James Bowie.

COUNTY SEATS: Three - Boston (now called Old Boston), Texarkana, and Boston.

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR:  Texas settler W. J. Boston.

COURTHOUSES: Three -1841, 1889 in Old Boston, and 1986 in New Boston.

STANDING: One - 1986 Modern courthouse.

LOCATION:  710 James Bowie Drive New Boston, TX 75570

 
 
 
1889 Courthouse in Old Boston
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

New Boston, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering 8/29/2001

 
First Baptist Church of New Boston