Eldon Pederson Field House - St. Louis, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 38.220 W 090° 18.904
15S E 733695 N 4279915
Quick Description: Huge Quonset hut converted to college field house located on the campus of Concordia Seminary in west suburban St. Louis.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 2/23/2007 10:57:27 PM
Waymark Code: WM18JV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Farkle 7
Views: 63

Long Description:
This huge Quonset hut was a hanger for B-25 bombers in Kansas during World War II. In 1949 it was relocated to Concordia Seminary to be used as a field house. The hut now has a full-sized basketball court and bleachers. The ends of the hut were bricked in and an insulating layer is on the roof. To read more about this Quonset hut (visit link)
Additions:
Brick ends and insulating roof cover.


Hut Type: Utility Building - "Elephant Hut"

Is the Quonset Hut currently in use?: Yes

Physical Address:
Founders Way
Concordia Seminary
St. Louis, Missouri United States
63105


Year of fabrication (if known): Not listed

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