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Seneca Co. Courthouse Demolition: 01-16

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Demolition of the Seneca County courthouse continues Monday Jan. 16, 2012 in Tiffin, Ohio.

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Pillars are seen being torn down as demolition continues.

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Debris is scattered across the ground as demolition continues.

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Detail of the keystone and woodwork of the interior of the courthouse are shown.

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Close up of the columns of the exterior of the courthouse.

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Detail of the keystone on the exterior of the courthouse.

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The cherry woodwork door frames and wainscoting of the interior of the courthouse are seen during demolition.

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A salvaged keystone of the exterior of the courthouse.

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Detail of an interior swing door with etched glass salvaged by Dave Kreais.

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The handle of an interior swing door with etched glass salvaged by Dave Kreais.

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View of the cherry woodwork door frames and wainscoting of the interior of the courthouse.

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A keystone and arch over the window of the courthouse.

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A chunk of the courthouse falls from the Market Street side of the courthouse.

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Dave Kreais, of Tiffin, salvaged this cherry crown from the second floor of the courthouse. Kreais says that each window and doorway in the courthouse had these crowns, and that at least 46 such crowns located on the third floor were not salvaged.

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Nick Borer, of Tiffin, inspects some of the wainscoting salvaged from the courthouse.

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View of the courthouse from Perry Street.

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Dave Kreais, of Tiffin, with a cherry crown he salvaged from the second floor of the courthouse.

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An interior swing door with etched glass salvaged by Dave Kreais.

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Kathy Zellner, of Tiffin, wished that the courthouse had been salvaged before being demolished.

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The courthouse Monday morning Jan. 16, 2012.

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Progress by Monday afternoon as demolition continued.

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