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Connecticut Street Armory

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Location

184 Connecticut Street Buffalo, NY 14213
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Niagara Council District
SBL: 99.66-6-1
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781 Niagara Street per propertyviewer
Located in front of Columbus Park.

Owner

State of New York

Physical Description

Castle-link armory built with medina sandstone on a battered stone foundation. 3.5 story administration building and 2 story drill shed surrounded by 4 to 6 story towers.

Current Condition

Fully restored and functional armory that also hosts public events

History

  • Constructed in 1898
  • 74th Regimental Armory, National Guard
  • Designed by architect Isaac G. Perry.
  • Almost destroyed by fire in 1982

Recent Events and Actions Taken

Other Pertinent Facts

  • It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995

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Added 2013-01-08 • Last changed 2013-04-26