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St. James Episcopal Church (Wilmington, N.C.)
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Historic Architecture Research. Project Records (UA110.041) held by
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Provenance note:
Episcopalian congregation established in 1729, first owner.
Architectural note:
Henry Dudley designed the truss roof of 1871 and the chancel and transept of 1885. Hobart Upjohn added the great hall in 1923.
Historical note:
The church is the state's first academic use of the Gothic Revival, which helped promote the style in the state. The building is the oldest church in Wilmington that is still in continual use. The church lies within the boundaries of the Wilmington Historic District, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Wilmington (N.C.)
Church buildings
Gothic revival (Architecture)
Roof trusses
Historic districts
Architecture, Colonial
Buildings -- Additions
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings

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