1767 Chowan County Courthouse


1767 Chowan County Courthouse


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  • 117 East King Street

    Edenton,   NC   27932


This National Historic Landmark is one of the finest examples of Georgian architecture in the South. Joseph Hewes, signer of the Declaration of Independence, was one of the commissioners appointed to raise money for its construction. Prominent revolutionary patriots, Judges James Iredell and Samuel Johnston heard cases here. The Courthouse is open Tuesday - Saturday as well as seen as part of the Historic Edenton tour, which begins at the nearby Visitor Center.

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117 East King Street
Edenton NC 27932


Latitude: 36° 3' 28.08" / Longitude: -76° 36' 29.1594"

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