Orton Hotel

Contributors:
Jacob S. Allen, contractor (1888); Charles McMillen, architect (1906); James Walker, supervising architect (1888); J. A. Wood, architect (1888)
Dates:

1888

Location:
Wilmington, New Hanover County
Street Address:

109-117 N. Front St., Wilmington, NC

Status:

No longer standing

Type:

Commercial

Images Puslished In:

Susan Taylor Block, Cape Fear Lost (1999).
Beverly Tetterton, Wilmington: Lost But Not Forgotten (2005).

Note:

Joseph Hinton purchased the old Orton Hotel and was “having plans prepared by Charles McMillen for improvements” to cost about $20,000 (Manufacturers’ Record, Jan. 18, 1906). Whether these were executed is not known.