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ORANGE COUNTY'S ORIGINAL COURTHOUSE

Historical Landmark

NPS Number: 77000321

Description:
Built in 1900 of Arizona red sandstone, this is the oldest existing county courthouse in Southern California. Significant and far-reaching court decisions were handed down here, including the 'Whipstock' case dealing with slant oil drilling, interpretation of farm labor law, and the Overell trial which resulted in law regulating explosives.

Registration Date: 11/3/1969

Location:
City: Santa Ana
County: Orange

Directions:
211 W Santa Ana Blvd at Broadway, Santa Ana

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