Armory (demolished) Improvements – Lowell MA

Description

The Works Progress Administration (WPA) conducted improvement work at the historic armory building in Lowell, Mass. Since demolished, the site of the old armory is now known as Armory Park.

WPA project details:

  • “Armory buildings, facilities, and grounds”
    Official Project Number: 665‐14‐2‐1005
    Total project cost: $31,441.00
    Sponsor: Quartermaster’s Department, Massachusetts National Guard
  • “Improve Armory”
    Sponsor: Massachusetts National Guard, Quartermaster’s Department

Source notes

Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations, July 2009 (page C-66).

http://www.lowellsun.com/lifestyles/ci_28176822/remember-when

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 13, 2018.

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Location Info


Westford St. and Grand St.
Lowell, MA

Coordinates: 42.637114, -71.318002

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