Central Police Station (St. Joseph, Missouri)

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Central Police Station
St. Joseph Police Dept & National Military Museum 701 S. 7th., St. Joseph, MO.JPG
Central Police Station (St. Joseph, Missouri) is located in Missouri
Central Police Station (St. Joseph, Missouri)
Central Police Station (St. Joseph, Missouri) is located in the US
Central Police Station (St. Joseph, Missouri)
Location 701 Messanie, St. Joseph, Missouri
Coordinates 39°45′53″N 94°51′6″W / 39.76472°N 94.85167°W / 39.76472; -94.85167Coordinates: 39°45′53″N 94°51′6″W / 39.76472°N 94.85167°W / 39.76472; -94.85167
Area less than one acre
Built 1909
Architect Eckel, Edmund Jaques; et al.
Architectural style Romanesque
NRHP reference # 09000887[1]
Added to NRHP November 5, 2009

The Central Police Station, also known as the National Military Heritage Museum, is a historic police station located at 701 Messanie in St. Joseph, Missouri. It was designed by Edmund J. Eckel and built in 1909. It is a three-story, "L"-plan brick building in the Richardsonian Romanesque style. It has a hipped roof, limestone ornamentation and details, and a round corner tower.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Eric Barr (April 2009). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Central Police Station" (PDF). Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2016-09-01.