Allegheny County Courthouse and Jail

436 Grant St.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Allegheny County Courthouse and Jail is located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Wednesday March 07, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Government, more specifically a Courthouse, Correctional Facility. Allegheny County Courthouse and Jail was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Allegheny County Courthouse and Jail Information

Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1884, 1888
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Richardson,Henry Hobson
Architectural Style: Richardsonian Romanesque
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Allegheny County Courthouse and Jail Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 10
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Pittsburgh Historic Locations Allegheny County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations