Nakusp

Canada Courthouses / British Columbia / Nakusp
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Nakusp is named for the Sinixt language “Neqo’sp” meaning “closed in” or “safe”.

 

Location:  Nakusp is located in the south central part of the Province.

Judicial District:  Kootenay Judicial District

 

Courthouse – Nakusp

 

Location:  415 Broadway West / 5 Avenue NW

Built:  1909 – 1910

Style:  Wood Frame

Architect:  Evered Criddle

Contractor:  W G Gillett of Nelson

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a one story wood frame and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The basement is concrete with a wood frame structure above. The windows have red coloured trim. The south front has a central one story projecting entrance. The grey coloured roof is hipped.  The building houses the Provincial Court.

 

Kootenay Judicial District Courthouses: 

 

CastlegarCranbrookCrestonFernieGoldenGrand Forks, Greenwood, KasloNelson and Rossland

 

 

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Photos taken 2016