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Hopewell

Hopewell is named for “The Hopewell”, a ship that carried some of the early English settlers to Virginia.

 

Surrounding County Courthouses: 

N – Chesterfield County 

E – Prince George County

S – Prince George County

W – Prince George County

Independent City                                   File:VAMap-doton-Hopewell.PNG

Created:  1916

 

Courthouse – Hopewell

 

Location:  100 East Broadway Avenue / Main Street

Built:  1993 – 1994

Style:  Modern

Architect:  The Moseley McClintock Group

Contractor:  John W Daniel & Company, Inc.

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a two story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The north front of the building has a central projecting tiered section with canopied entrance on the first story and vertical windows above. The windows are vertical with brick dividers between. A projecting cornice runs below the flat roof line. The base of the building is poured concrete.

 

Old Courthouse – Hopewell

 

 

Location:  300 North Main Street / Broadway Avenue

Built:  1924 – 1925

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  Fred A Bishop of Petersburg

Contractor:  Miller Engineering Company of Norfolk.

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The building is the Hopewell Municipal Building. The east front has a large recessed porch with two columns.

 

See:  The 6th Judicial Circuit includes Brunswick County, EmporiaGreensville County, Prince George CountySurry County and Sussex County.

 

 

Old Courthouse – Hopewell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

City Hall – Hpewell

 

 

Photos taken 2013