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Crane County Courthouses
County Seat - Crane, Texas

Date - 1948
Architect - Groos, Clift & Ball
Style - Modern
Material - Brick
Remodeled in 1958

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Texas 1948 Crane County Courthouse before remodeling
The 1948 Crane County Courthouse before remodeling

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Crane County Courthouse, Crane, Texas
The 1948 Crane County Courthouse as it appears today

Photo Courtesy James Rowland, 2004
The 1927 Crane County Courthouse, Crane, Texas
The 1927 Crane County Courthouse

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The 1948 Crane County Courthouse replaced the county's first (1927) courthouse.. Both county and city were both named after Wm. Carey Crane who was a founder of the old Baylor University in Independence, Texas.

Crane County was formed in 1887 from land that had once been Tom Green County. The county was finally organized in 1927. ... more history

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