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COLLINGSWORTH COUNTY COURTHOUSE
County Seat - Wellington, Texas
Collingsworth County

Collingsworth County has had two courthouses: 1893 and 1931

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Collingsworth County Courthouse
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September 2007

The Present Collingsworth County Courthouse
- Wellington, Texas

Date - 1931
Style - Texas Renaissance Style
Architect - Berry & Hatch
Material - Brick and stone

The counties first resident settled the area in 1876. When the county was organized in 1890, Wellington had a rival for county seat. Only two miles from Wellington, Pearl City was thought to be a shoe-in. ... more
Collingsworth County courthouse, Texas  vintage photo
Collingsworth County Courthouse as it appeared in 1939
Photo courtesy TxDoT
Photographer's Note:
The architects, Berry & Hatch, also designed the 1930 Moore County courthouse in Dumas, which has many of the same details. - Terry Jeanson
"Carved figures of 'Justice' and the Roman fasces over the south side entrance."
- Terry Jeanson, September, 2007 photo
Collingsworth County courthouse , Wellington Texas
Another view of the Collingsworth County Courthouse
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse entrance, Wellington Texas
Collingsworth County Courthouse west entrance
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
"Stone panels depicting the area's early pioneers can be found above the first story windows on the corners of the courthouse." -
Terry Jeanson, September 2007 photo
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse interior, Wellington Texas
Collingsworth County Courthouse first floor ceiling
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse interior, Wellington Texas
Collingsworth County Courthouse first floor ceiling
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse window , Wellington Texas
Courthouse stairwell window guard overlooking south side entrance
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007

Collingsworth County Courthouse - District Court

Collingsworth County courthouse district court door, Wellington Texas
District Court door
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse district courtroom interior, Wellington Texas
District Courtroom interior
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse district courtroom interior, Wellington Texas
District Courtroom
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse district courtroom interior, Wellington Texas
District Courtroom interior details
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse district courtroom ceiling, Wellington Texas
District Courtroom interior ceiling details
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse district courtroom ceiling, Wellington Texas
District Courtroom interior ceiling details
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007
Collingsworth County courthouse district courtroom ceiling pattern, Wellington Texas
District Courtroom interior ceiling details
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, September, 2007

The 1893 Collingsworth County Courthouse
- Wellington, Texas

1893 Collingsworth County Courthouse , Wellington, Texas
The 1893 Collingsworth County Courthouse
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Original Collingsworth County courthouse, Wellington, Texas
The 1893 Collingsworth County Courthouse
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