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. Touch for map. The marker is within the grounds of the Springfield Armory located on Federal Street. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield MA 01105, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Commanding Officer's House (a few steps from this marker); Hay Road (within shouting Main Arsenal (within shouting distance of this marker); Armory Fence (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shaysí Rebellion (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 1.8 miles away); Hessian Encampment (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
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