Dawson Creek

Canada Courthouses / British Columbia / Dawson Creek
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Dawson Creek is named for Dawson Creek, which was named after George Mercer Dawson who led the surveying team in 1879.

 

Location:  Dawson Creek is located in the northeast part of the Province.

Judicial District:  Dawson Creek Judicial District

 

Law Courts – Dawson Creek

 

Location:  1201 103 Avenue / 12th Street

Built:  1972 – 1974

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Killick Metz Field Associates of Vancouver

Contractor:  Dyke Construction of Dawson Creek

 

Description:  The building faces northeast and is a four story concrete and glass structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the centre of Dawson Creek.  The rectangular building has vertical windows and the roof line is flat. On the northeast corner is a one story red coloured brick building with narrow vertical windows which houses the courtrooms. The building houses the Supreme Court and the Provincial Court. The building is named as the Provincial Government Building – Law Courts. 

 

 

 

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Law Courts – Dawson Creek

 

 

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Photos taken 2019