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Water Shops Armory

Water Shops Armory
Location 1 Allen St
Springfield, Massachusetts
NRHP Reference # 80000476[1]
Added to NRHP December 3, 1980

The Water Shops Armory, located at 1 Allen Street, was a part of the Springfield Armory in Springfield, Massachusetts.

The main armory stretched over two city blocks in what was known as the Hill Shops (where the National Historic Site now is accompanied by the

  • Image before the fire
  • Water Shops Armory Forge Building MACRIS Listing
  • Water Shops Armory Machine Shop MACRIS Listing
  • Water Shops Armory Main Storehouse MACRIS Listing
  • Water Shops Armory Manufacturing MACRIS Listing
  • Water Shops Armory Storehouse MACRIS Listing

External links

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places.  
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Water Shops Armory". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2013-12-14. 


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The Water Shops complex is now a privately owned industrial site. The main building was severely damaged on Friday June 17, 1988, when a fire destroyed part of the top floors. The building was built in two different sections: the first was built in 1858, and the second section, which paralleled Allen Street and was built in 1901, is where the fire happened.


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