OLD LAKE COUNTY COURTHOUSE

Historical Landmark

Description:
This brick courthouse, constructed by A. P. Pettit in 1870-71, was one of the few buildings in the vicinity to survive the 1906 earthquake with only minor damage. It served Lake County as a seat of government from 1871 until 1968. Precedent-setting trials on water rights were held here, along with the 'White Cap' murder trial in 1890.


Registration Date: 6/16/1976

Location:
City: Lakeport
County: Lake

Directions:
255 N Main St, Lakeport


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