Lumen Bearing Company
City of Buffalo
Multi-building brick and steel foundry and factory constructed between 1900 and 1919
Demolished in 2012. Vacant lot.
- 1900 - Built as a brass foundry. Some of the buildings were designed by Colson & Hudson. Location of Lumen Bearing until the 1960s.
- 1963 - Potts Furniture purchased the site. They operated at this location until its sale in 1982.
- 1993 - Purchased by PRS, Inc., who then leased a portion to Erie County for storage of voting machines
Recent Events and Actions Taken
- 2001 - The City of Buffalo took possession of the complex in a tax foreclosure proceeding
- 2012 - Complex demolished by the City
Other Pertinent Facts
- BuffaloAH - Broadway-Fillmore Neighborhood ANNOTATED LIST OF PROPERTIES
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- Broadway Fillmore Alive - Lumen Bearing Company
Added 2013-07-26 • Last changed 2014-05-29