McLennan County Courthouse
Waco, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1902
Architect - J. Riely Gordon
Photos: Robert Deering 4/8/2016
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1850

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Neil McLennan, one of the early settlers.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Waco

COUNTY NAMED FOR: The Waco Indians.

COURTHOUSES: Four - 1850, 1856, 1877, and 1901

STANDING: One -1901 Beaux-Arts courthouse built of reinforced concrete with granite at the base and limestone facing above.

 
 

1902 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 
 
1902 Courthouse
Photo: Robert Deering 1974
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

     
 

 

Waco, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering 12/29/2005

 
First Baptist Church of Waco