Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Fairfield County Courthouse



Marker ID: SCHM 20-8
Location: on courthouse wall, Winnsboro
County: Fairfield
Coordinates: N 34° 07.716    W 079° 37.405
  34.1286    -79.62341666
Style: Free Standing **
 



Text:

This courthouse was built in 1822 by Wm. McCreight under the supervision of Robert Mills, S. C. architect, then serving as Supt. of Public Works. Alterations and-additions were made in 1844. It was renovated in 1939 with the addition of two rear wings and the flying stairways in front by G. Thomas Harmon, AlA, as supervising architect.