Canonsburg Armory

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Canonsburg Armory
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Canonsburg Armory in 2010
Canonsburg Armory is located in Pennsylvania
Canonsburg Armory
Location West College Street and North Central Avenue,
Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°15′37.2″N 80°11′15″W / 40.260333°N 80.18750°W / 40.260333; -80.18750Coordinates: 40°15′37.2″N 80°11′15″W / 40.260333°N 80.18750°W / 40.260333; -80.18750
Area 0.51 acres (0.21 ha)
Built 1938
Architect George W. Brugger
Architectural style Colonial Revival
MPS Pennsylvania National Guard Armories MPS
NRHP Reference # 89002070[1]
Added to NRHP December 22, 1989

The Canonsburg Armory is a former Pennsylvania National Guard armory in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1989.

It is designated as a historic public landmark by the Washington County History & Landmarks Foundation.[2]

History[edit]

The armory was built in 1938 at a cost of $85,548, funded by the Public Works Administration.[3]

In 2010, the armory was sold to the Borough of Canonsburg for $268,000.[4]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "NPS Focus". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. Retrieved July 6, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Canonsburg Armory". Landmark Registry - Public Landmark. Washington County History & Landmarks Foundation. 2008. Retrieved 2010-11-08. 
  3. ^ Wilson, § 8.
  4. ^ Pennsylvania General Assembly (2010). "House Bill 2240". Harrisburg: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Retrieved July 6, 2010. 

References[edit]

  • Wilson, Kristine M (August 10, 1989). "Canonsburg Armory" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places Registration Form. Retrieved July 6, 2010.