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Quonset Point Naval Air Station, Roger Williams Way, North Kingstown, Washington County, RI

Quonset Point Naval Air Station, Roger Williams Way, North Kingstown, Washington County, RI

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Significance: The Quonset Point Naval Air Station is a typical example of the design and construction concepts that influenced major World War II era naval air stations. Until the time of its closing it was the largest single-unit industrial employer in Rhode Island.
Survey number: HAER RI-15
Building/structure dates: ca. 1941 Initial Construction

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Albert Kahn,Incorporated
George A Fuller Company
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
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North Kingstown41.59183, -71.42749
Google Map of 41.5918324, -71.4274853
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