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Rock Island Plow Building - Oklahoma City, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes
N 35° 27.854 W 097° 30.658
14S E 635109 N 3925545
Quick Description: This building is in a rather shabby state of repair. What the building represents is the early 20th Century Oklahoma City history.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 9/25/2009 7:50:24 PM
Waymark Code: WM7A2Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
Views: 9

Long Description:
This red brick structure was built in 1909. The Rock Island Railroad Corporation of Chicago built this building to sell agricultural implements under the name of Rock Island Plow Company.

The building is actually quite attractive! Hopefully someone will come along and fix up the woodwork and windows.
Street address:
29 E. Reno Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK USA
73104


County / Borough / Parish: Oklahoma County

Year listed: 1983

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event

Periods of significance: 1900-1924

Historic function: Commerce/Trade - Warehouse

Current function: Commerce/Trade - Warehouse

Privately owned?: yes

Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2009 To: 12/31/2009

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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