You are here

Historic Federal Courthouses

Wilmington, North Carolina (1846)

U.S. Custom House (1901)
Completed in 1846.
Architect: John Norris
The U.S. District Court for the District of Cape Fear met here until the creation of the Eastern District in 1872; the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina met here from 1872 until 1891; the U.S. Circuit Court for the District of Cape Fear met here until the creation of the Eastern District in 1872; the U.S. Circuit Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina met here from 1872 until 1891.
Razed ca. 1914.

Source: 
U.S. Treasury Department, A History of Public Buildings (Washington, D.C.: GPO, 1901): 454-55.
Higher Resolution: