Bowser Gazebo

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Bowser Gazebo
ReadingMA BowserGazebo.jpg
Bowser Gazebo is located in Massachusetts
Bowser Gazebo
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°31′27.84″N 71°6′20.24″W / 42.5244000°N 71.1056222°W / 42.5244000; -71.1056222Coordinates: 42°31′27.84″N 71°6′20.24″W / 42.5244000°N 71.1056222°W / 42.5244000; -71.1056222
Built 1894
Architect Wadlin,Horace G.
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference # 84002514[1]
Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Bowser Gazebo is a historic gazebo at 25 Linden Street in Reading, Massachusetts. It was designed by architect Horace G. Wadlin and built in 1894. It is one of the only known surviving 19th century gazebos in Reading. It (and the house on the property) belonged to R. L. Bowser, owner of a local dry goods store.[2]

The gazebo was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Bowser Gazebo". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-19.