Custom House Block (Boston)

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Custom House Block, on Long Wharf, Boston, 2006

Custom House Block (built 1848) in Boston, Massachusetts is a former warehouse located on Long Wharf, at the end of State Street. Architect Isaiah Rogers designed the four-story building, constructed of granite and brick. In its 19th-century heyday, it contributed to the life of "Boston's busiest pier, commercial port, and embarkation point for travelers." Today private owners maintain the site.[1][2]

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  1. ^ Boston Directory. 1848
  2. ^ Southworth & Southworth. AIA Guide to Boston, 3rd ed. 2008; p.74.

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Coordinates: 42°21′35.95″N 71°2′58.53″W / 42.3599861°N 71.0495917°W / 42.3599861; -71.0495917