1893 - Warwick City Hall - Warwick RI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 41° 41.947 W 071° 27.517
19T E 295419 N 4619291
Quick Description: Built in 1893, it a Colonial Revival building that serves a City Hall.
Location: Rhode Island, United States
Date Posted: 4/22/2015 7:04:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMNR3R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:
Designed by William R Walker and Son is a 3 story structure, cubical in form and a square clock tower rising from the center of its façade. In 1893 the original Town Clerk's Office was demolished to make way for the Town Hall. It was built at a cost of $75,000. Town offices were located on the first floor for accessibility. The upper two floors had huge assembly areas for town meetings. The architecture of the building was intended to be a reflection of the important purpose and an exhibition of civic pride.
Year of construction: 1893

Full inscription:
Town of Warwick 1893

Cross-listed waymark: Not listed

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