San Jacinto County Courthouse
Coldspring, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1917
Architect - Roy E. Lane and Wilkes A. Dowdy
Photos: Robert Deering 8/31/2001
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1870

COUNTY NAMED FOR:  The battle of San Jacinto, which ended the Texas Revolution.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Coldspring

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: According to local tradition, the settlement was named by Joseph Graves for the cold springwater found there.

COURTHOUSES: Two - 1877 and 1917.

STANDING: One - 1917 Classical Revival style courthouse built of brick.

 
 

1917 Courthouse
Photo; Texas DoT 1939
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Coldspring, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering 8/31/2001

 
First Baptist Church of Coldspring