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Eli Whitney Armory, Forge Building, Mill River, Hamden, New Haven County, CT

Eli Whitney Armory, Forge Building, Mill River, Hamden, New Haven County, CT



Significance: An important part of Whitney's early manufacturing process. Archeological excavation of this building revealed the early water-power system, several original forge bases, and two large machinery foundations.
Survey number: HAER CT-2-B
Building/structure dates: ca. 1804 Initial Construction



Historic American Engineering Record, creator


Hamden (Conn.)41.38388, -72.90261
Google Map of 41.3838782, -72.9026064


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