Boston Navy Yard (former) Development – Boston MA

Description

The W.P.A. conducted substantial improvement and development work at the then-Boston Navy Yard, which was located southeast of Chelsea Street in Charlestown.

The details—including description, Official Project Numbers, total costs, and sponsors—of more than two dozen W.P.A. projects undertaken at the Navy Yard can be found in the DoD Heritage Assessment cited below. Projects included buildings, the grounds, roads, and utilities at the installation.

Source notes

Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations, July 2009 (pages C-68 to C-69).

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

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Location Info


Charlestown Navy Yard
Boston, MA

Coordinates: 42.374541, -71.053717

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