William J. Hicks, attributed builder
Falls, Wake County
East side SR 2000 at Neuse River, Falls, NC
Images Puslished In:
Kelly A. Lally, The Historic Architecture of Wake County, North Carolina (1994).
The massive granite mill beside the falls of the Neuse River is one of the state's few major industrial buildings surviving from the antebellum period. Historian Samuel Ashe stated that it was built by William J. Hicks.