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Randolph County

Raleigh County is named for Sir Walter Raleigh, who was an English explorer and poet.


Created:  January 23, 1850

County Seat: 

Beckley  1850 – present


County Courthouse – Beckley


Location:  215 Main Street / Heber Street

Built:  1936 – 1937

Style:  Art Deco

Architect:  L T Bengtson, Inc.

Contractor:  J O Freeman


Description:  The building faces

Randolph County is named for


Created:  *

County Seat: 

Elkinsi  * – present


County Courthouse – Elkins


Location:  *

Built:  1908 – 1909

Style:  Romanesque Revival

Architect:  J Charles Fulton of Uniontown, Pennsylvania

Contractor:  John P Conn


Description:  The building faces