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Cox and Baker Building

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1853. 172–178 Chancery Row
  • Cox and Baker Building

This diminutive, one-story brick building containing three lawyers' offices stands across Chancery Row from the courthouse. Large arched windows at either end flank doors with tall transoms. A rare survivor in its urban setting, the building represents a type—often known as “Lawyers' Row”—that once invariably accompanied county courthouses throughout the country.

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S. Allen Chambers Jr.
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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Cox and Baker Building", [Morgantown, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/WV-01-ML10.

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