Griffin Free School

Contributors:
Hardy B. Lane, Sr., builder and architect;
Dates:
1849-1851
Location:
New Bern, Craven County
Street Address:
George St., between Main St. and Cypress St., New Bern, NC
Status:
No longer standing
Type:
Educational
Images Puslished In:
Peter B. Sandbeck, The Historic Architecture of New Bern and Craven County, North Carolina (1988).
Note:
Records of the school give a detailed account of its construction and the role of Hardy B. Lane, Sr., as builder and "architect" of the 2-story, brick, Greek Revival building. See Moses Griffin Estates Papers, Craven County Records, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, North Carolina. The brickmason has not been identified.