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View, F. D. Giddens Well House, Goldsboro, North Carolina

F. D. Giddens Well House (Goldsboro, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, F. D. Giddens Well House, Goldsboro, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Well houses
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
3-1/2 x 3-1/2 in.
Item identifier:
bh0153p01
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Goldsboro (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Historic Architecture Research. Project Records (UA110.041) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
For questions regarding copyright or permissions, please refer to our Reproduction, Use, Citation, and Copyright page (http://d.lib.ncsu.edu/collections/about).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building: Giddens, F. D. Well House (Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina)

Builder:
more info on Giddens, F. D. 
Built:
Street:
200 Block S William Street
Community:
Goldsboro
State:
NC
Zip:
27530
Provenance note:
F. D. Giddens, first owner; Mrs. F. L. Smoot, twentieth century owner
Architectural note:
The one hundred feet deep well was constructed of locally made brick, and was designed and built by F. D. Giddens in 1867.
Historical note:
The well house functioned as a favorite stopping place for stagecoach passengers traveling along the Old Coach Road between Raleigh and New Bern.
Location:
Goldsboro (N.C.)
Subjects:
Well houses
Wells
Brickwork
Stagecoach stations
Historic sites
Latitude, Longitude:
35.380648, -77.994136