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NORTH CAROLINA - New Hanover County

Audubon Trolley Station (added 1993 - - #93000736)
Jct. of Park Ave. and Audubon Blvd. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Plaza

Babies Hospital (added 2003 - - #03000856)
7225 Wrightsville Ave. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Sidbury, James Buren
Significant Year: 1928
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Bradley--Latimer Summer House (added 1987 - - #87001181)
S side SR 1411 E of jct. with US 76 , Wrightsville Beach
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cape Fear Civil War Shipwreck Discontiguous District (added 1985 - - #85003195)
Also known as See Also:USS PETERHOFF
Address Restricted , Wrightsville Beach
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Thompson,Capt. Nathaniel Lord
Architectural Style: Other, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object

Cape Fear Civil War Shipwreck Discontiguous District (added 1985 - - #85003195)
Also known as See Also:USS PETERHOFF
Address Restricted , Kure Beach
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Thompson,Capt. Nathaniel Lord
Architectural Style: Other, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object

Cape Fear Civil War Shipwreck Discontiguous District (added 1985 - - #85003195)
Also known as See Also:USS PETERHOFF
Address Restricted , Wilmington Beach
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Thompson,Capt. Nathaniel Lord
Architectural Style: Other, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object

Carolina Heights Historic District (added 1999 - - #99000317)
Also known as Carolina Heights
Roughly bounded by Market St., Thirteenth St., Rankin St. and Nineteenth St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gause, James F., et al., Stephens, Burett
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Medical Business/Office, Monument/Marker, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Health Care, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Medical Business/Office, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Carolina Heights Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1999 - - #99001448)
1200 Block of Market St. and 100 & 200 blocks of N. 13th St. , Wilimington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Mortuary, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Mortuary, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Carolina Place Historic District (added 1992 - - #92001086)
Bounded by Market St., Wallace Park, Gibson Ave., Wrightsville Ave. and S. Eighteenth St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stephens,Burett
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

City Hall/Thalian Hall (added 1970 - - #70000464)
100 N. 3rd. St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Post,James F.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Theater
Current Function: Government, Work In Progress

Delgrado School (added 2001 - - #01001135)
Also known as Washington Catlett School
1930 Colwell Ave. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gause, James F., Jr., et.al.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing

Federal Building and Courthouse (added 1974 - - #74001363)
Also known as Custom House
N. Water between Market and Princess St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wetmore,James A.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Customhouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Government Office

Fort Fisher (added 1966 - - #66000595)
18 mi. S of Wilmington on U.S. 421 , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Gabriel's Landing (added 2008 - - #08000382)
Also known as Old Oak Point
1005 Airlie Rd. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Irvin, Willis
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

Homesite (31Nh95**1) (added 1997 - - #97000165)
Also known as 31Nh95**1
Address Restricted , Carolina Beach
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Social History, Exploration/Settlement, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Euroamerican planter
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Defense, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Military Facility, Outdoor Recreation

Hooper, William, School (Former) (added 1998 - - #98000231)
410 Meares St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wallace & Osterman, Leitner, Joseph F.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Joy Lee Apartment Building and Annex (added 1997 - - #97000256)
317 Carolina Beach Ave., N. , Carolina Beach
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bordeaux, William W., Lewis, Grover L.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Market Street Mansion District (added 1975 - - #75001284)
1704, 1705, 1710, 1713 Market St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stephens,Burett H.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Masonboro Sound Historic District (added 1992 - - #92001334)
E side Magnolia Dr. and 7301--7601, 7424 and 7506 Masonboro Sound Rd. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Bacon,Henry
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Rural American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Mount Lebanon Chapel and Cemetery (added 1986 - - #86002879)
Also known as Lebanon Chapel
SR 1411 , Wrightsville Beach
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Gothic Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Newton Homesite and Cemetery (added 1997 - - #97000166)
Also known as 31Nh90**2;Locus A and Cemetery
Address Restricted , Carolina Beach
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Social History, Maritime History, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement
Cultural Affiliation: Euroamerican planters
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Defense, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Military Facility, Outdoor Recreation

Sunset Park Historic District (added 2003 - - #03001265)
Roughly bounded by Carolina Beach Rd., Southern Blvd., Burnett Blvd., and Sunset Ave. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stephens, Burett, Gouse, James F.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Tinga Nursery (added 2000 - - #00001185)
US 117, 0.62 mi. N of jct. with NC 132 , Wrightsboro
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Horticulture Facility, Irrigation Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Horticulture Facility, Irrigation Facility, Single Dwelling

U.S.S. PETERHOFF (added 1975 - - #75001283)
Also known as Archives and History number 64.0006
Address Restricted , Fort Fisher
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Commerce, Engineering, Military, Maritime History
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object

USS NORTH CAROLINA (added 1981 - - #81000424)
Cape Fear River , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

USS NORTH CAROLINA (BB-55) National Historic Landmark (added 1982 - - #82004893)
Also known as See Also:USS North Carolina (battleship)
W bank of the Cape Fear River , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Naval Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Walker, James, Nursing School Quarters (added 1989 - - #89000944)
Also known as New Hanover County Dept. of Social Services Building
1020 Rankin St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Westbrook-Ardmore Historic District (added 2009 - - #08001414)
Also known as Pinehurst, Westbrook Gardens
Bounded by Dock St., Wrightsville Ave., Queen and Lingo Sts., and by S. 14th St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lynch and Foard, Fore and Foster
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Wilmington Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2003 - - #03000344)
Roughly bounded by Harnett,7th,3rd,Howard;Campbell, 9th, 12th,Princess;Dock, Castle 8th,14th;9th,Wright,Greenfield , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Commerce, Black, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Wilmington Historic and Archeological District (added 1974 - - #74001364)
Roughly bounded by Wright, S. 7th, and Harnett Sts., and N/S line 100 yds. W of North East Cape Fear River , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Commerce, Military, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object

Wilmington National Cemetery (added 1997 - - #97000021)
2011 Market St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery




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