Throckmorton County Courthouse
Throckmorton, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1890
Architect - Martin, Byrne, & Johnston
Photos: Robert Deering 7/18/2001
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1879

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Dr. William Edward Throckmorton, Texas pioneer and father of Texas senator and governor James W. Throckmorton

COUNTY SEATS: One - Throckmorton

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Same as the county.

COURTHOUSES: Two - 1879 and 1890.

STANDING:  One - 1890 Italiante style courthouse.

NOTE: This building is similar to the abandonded 1891 Stonewall County Courthouse in Rayner, also  by Martin, Byrne, & Johnston.

 
 

1890 Courthouse
Before Modifications
 

1890 Courthouse
After Modifications
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Throckmorton, Texas
Photos: Robert Deering
6/26/2010

 
First Baptist Church of Throckmorton