Golden

Canada Courthouses / British Columbia / Golden
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Golden is named for the minerals in the area and was first named as “Golden City”.

 

Location:  Golden is located in the southeastern part of the Province.

Judicial District:  Kootenay Judicial District

 

Courthouse – Golden

 

Location:  837 Park Drive / 9th Street South

Built:  1991 – 1993

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Finlayson Bonet Architecture Ltd, of Saanichton

Contractor:  Unlknown

 

Description:  The building faces northwest and is a two story red coloured brick and concrete structure.  The building is located on landscaped grounds in the centre of Golden. The courtroom is located in the centre of the building. The building houses the Supreme Court and the Provincial Court.

 

Old Courthouse – Golden

 

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Location:  611 10th Avenue North / 6th Street

Built:  1952 – 1953

Style:  Federal

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  J Gabriel of Vernon

 

Description:  The building faces southeast and is a two story frame and wood structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds north of the centre of Golden. The southeast front has a central entrance on the first story. The east wing extends southeast and the courtroom was on the first story. The roof line is flat. The building is now a commercial building.

 

Note:  The cost of construction was $59,987.

 

Kootenay Judicial District Courthouses: 

 

CastlegarCranbrookCrestonFernieGreenwoodGrand ForksKaslso, Nakusp, Nelson and Rossland

 

 

 

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Courthouse

 

 

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Old Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2019