Sunday, June 24, 2012
Mark Powell unlocks a door in the back of the former second floor courtroom that leads to stairs to the clock tower. While the downstairs of Clock Tower Ales is a remodeled tavern and restaurant, the upstairs remains much as it has been for the better part of a century: the old Wasco County Courtroom is now in use by the county Masons. Owner Mark Powell has kept the historically significant building intact, and has worked with the county to retain much of its history.
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