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Partial view, Walnut Hill Cotton Gin, Shotwell, Wake County, North Carolina

Walnut Hill Cotton Gin (Shotwell, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Partial view, Walnut Hill Cotton Gin, Shotwell, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Cotton gins and ginning -- North Carolina
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2067pnc007
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Wake County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
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: Walnut Hill Cotton Gin (Shotwell, Wake County, North Carolina)

Built:
Community:
Shotwell
State:
North Carolina
Provenance note:
Alonzo T. Mial (planter, commissioner, merchant), first owner.
Architectural note:
The gabled frame rests on granite piers. When Mial installed a steam engine in 1875, he enclosed the ground story.
Historical note:
The structure is one of the oldest cotton gins in the state, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Wake County (N.C.)
Shotwell (N.C.)
Subjects:
Cotton gins and ginning
Steam-engines
Historic sites
Cotton gins and ginning -- North Carolina
National Register of Historic Places
Gables
Piers (Foundation components)
Agricultural buildings
Cotton
Stonework
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration