Bruce-Briggs Brick Block

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Bruce-Briggs Brick Block
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Bruce-Briggs Brick Block, October 2009
Bruce-Briggs Brick Block is located in New York
Bruce-Briggs Brick Block
Bruce-Briggs Brick Block is located in the US
Bruce-Briggs Brick Block
Location 5481-5483-5485 Broadway, Lancaster, New York
Coordinates 42°53′57″N 78°40′2″W / 42.89917°N 78.66722°W / 42.89917; -78.66722Coordinates: 42°53′57″N 78°40′2″W / 42.89917°N 78.66722°W / 42.89917; -78.66722
Area less than one acre
Built 1855 (1855)
Architectural style Greek Revival, Italianate
MPS Lancaster, New York MPS
NRHP Reference # 99001409[1]
Added to NRHP November 30, 1999

Bruce—Briggs Brick Block is a historic rowhouse block located at Lancaster in Erie County, New York. It is a mid-19th century brick structure unique in Western New York, which incorporates both Greek Revival and Italianate style decorative details. The rowhouses were built for George Bruce, one of the early settlers of Lancaster.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1] It is located in the Broadway Historic District.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-07-01. [permanent dead link] Note: This includes Claire L. Ross (January 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Bruce-Briggs Brick Block" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-07-01.  and Accompanying six photographs

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