Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Master Armorer's House
Springﬁeld Armory National Historic Site
The Master Armorer supervised the technical side of Armory operations. When the Armory was under civilian management, prior to the advent of Maj. Ripley in 1841, the Master Armorers worked with a considerable degree of independence.
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 42° 6.45′ N, 72° 34.95′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker can be reached from Federal Street. The marker is within the grounds of the Springfield Armory located on Federal Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield MA 01105, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Commanding Officer's House (a few steps from this marker); Hay Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Arsenal (within shouting distance of this marker); From Arsenal to Icon (within shouting distance of this marker); Armory Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Military Presence (about 500 feet away); Innovation Continues at STCC (about 500 feet away); Forging Arms for Our Nation (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
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