Lewistown Armory

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Lewistown Armory
Lewistown Armory Apr 10.JPG
Lewistown Armory, April 2010
Lewistown Armory is located in Pennsylvania
Lewistown Armory
Lewistown Armory is located in the US
Lewistown Armory
Location 1101 Walnut Street, Derry Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°37′08″N 77°33′06″W / 40.61889°N 77.55167°W / 40.61889; -77.55167Coordinates: 40°37′08″N 77°33′06″W / 40.61889°N 77.55167°W / 40.61889; -77.55167
Area 22.7 acres (9.2 ha)
Built 1938
Architect Lawrie & Green
Architectural style Colonial Revival
MPS Pennsylvania National Guard Armories MPS
NRHP reference # 91000513[1]
Added to NRHP May 9, 1991

Lewistown Armory is a historic National Guard armory located at Derry Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1938, and is a one-story, "I"-plan brick building with an exposed basement executed in the Colonial Revival style. It consists of a front administrative section with a drill hall and former stable area behind. The front and stable buildings have hipped roofs, while the drill hall has a gable roof. The drill hall measures 60 feet by 90 feet.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1991.[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. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Joseph Burke, III; Kristine M. Wilson (July 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Lewistown Armory" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-29.