Memorial Hall (Foxborough, Massachusetts)

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Memorial Hall
Foxborough Hall.jpg
Memorial Hall (Foxborough, Massachusetts) is located in Massachusetts
Memorial Hall (Foxborough, Massachusetts)
Memorial Hall (Foxborough, Massachusetts) is located in the US
Memorial Hall (Foxborough, Massachusetts)
Location Foxborough, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°3′50″N 71°15′2″W / 42.06389°N 71.25056°W / 42.06389; -71.25056Coordinates: 42°3′50″N 71°15′2″W / 42.06389°N 71.25056°W / 42.06389; -71.25056
Built 1868
Architect John Stevens
Architectural style Gothic
NRHP reference #

83000597

[1]
Added to NRHP April 21, 1983

Memorial Hall is a historic Grand Army of the Republic hall at 22 South Street in Foxborough, Massachusetts, United States. It is a single-story granite Gothic Revival structure, octagonal in shape, with four projecting wings and a turret capped by a statue of a Union Army soldier (carved in wood by noted sculptor by Charles H. Pizzano.

The hall was built in 1868, and for many years housed Foxborough's public library.[2]

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1] The Grand Army of the Republic Hall in Aurora, Illinois is very closely based on this structure.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for Memorial Hall". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-05-28.