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.