Shasta County Points of Interest

Old Shasta County Courthouse
  Old Shasta County Courthouse
19 September 2006
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Old Shasta County Courthouse
Highway 299
Shasta State Historic Park

A plaque on the facade of the building reads:

Shasta County Court House

Building erected in 1855 by James Loag, pioneer, following fire of 1853 which destroyed town. Building refitted and became court house for Shasta County, January 1862. In May of 1888 county seat moved to Redding. Building purchased in 1922 by McCloud Parlor No. 149, N.S.G.W. Temporary repairs made and property deeded to state September 1937. Building restored by Division of Beaches and Parks.

Tablet placed by California Centennials Commission in cooperation with McCloud Parlor No. 149, N.S.G.W.
Dedicated June 12, 1950

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