Cochran County Courthouse
Morton, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1926
Architect - W. R. Kaufman
Photos: Robert Deering 4/3/2005
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED:  1924.

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Robert Cochran, who died at the Alamo.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Morton.

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Morton J. Smith, a prominent area rancher.

COURTHOUSES: One - 1926

STANDING: One - 1926 courthouse originally built as a Texas Renaissance design. The building was remodeled into a Modern style in a 1968 expansion project.

 
 
 
1926 Courthouse
Before Modifications
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Morton, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering 4/3/2005

 
First Baptist Church of Morton