Fifth Avenue Methodist Church

Contributors:
Porter and Godwin, contractors; Benjamin D. Price, architect
Variant Name(s):
Fifth Street Methodist Church
Dates:
1889-1890
Location:
Wilmington, New Hanover County
Street Address:
409 S. 5th Ave., Wilmington, NC
Status:
Standing
Type:
Religious
Images Puslished In:
Tony P. Wrenn, Wilmington, North Carolina: An Architectural and Historical Portrait (1984).
Note:
The design for the large auditorium plan church came from church specialist Benjamin D. Price of Philadelphia; whether it represented a custom design or a published design by the prolific architect is not clear. Price was a leading advocate of the auditorium plan and served many Methodist congregations.