Potter County Courthouse, Amarillo Texas
Potter County Courthouse, Amarillo Texas
Potter County Courthouse, Amarillo Texas
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The Potter County Courthouse

 

The Potter County Courthouse is in Amarillo, Texas. It is a government building in Potter County,

which, on August 22, 1996, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The courthouse was built in 1932 and designed by William C. Townes. It cost over three hundred thousand dollars to construct. That amounts to around five million dollars today.


Sitting on the same property and also designed by Townes, is the Potter County Library, which was

built in 1922. The Potter County Library, which sits on the same property as the courthouse, was also designed by Townes and was built in 1922.


Potter County covers an area of roughly nine hundred and twenty square miles. Majority of which is land. The major highways in the county include the Interstate 27, the Interstate 40, the U.S. Highway 60, the U.S. Highway 87, the U.S. Highway 87, the U.S. Highway 287, the State Highway 136, and the Loop 335.
Adjacent to Potter County are Moore County to the north, Carson County to the east, Randall County to the south, and Oldham County to the west.


Potter County is home to a few attractions and protected areas. These include the Lake Meredith National Recreation Area and the Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument.

 

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