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Municipal Building Chimney - Newberry, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 29° 38.792 W 082° 36.721
17R E 343966 N 3280705
Quick Description: The Municipal Building is part of the City Hall complex in Newberry, Florida, USA. It was a Works Progress Administration project, is a contributing building in the Newberry Historic District, and has a unique chimney.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 7/8/2011 12:36:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMBZNA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
Views: 3

Long Description:
"Newberry Municipal Building
25440 W. Newberry Rd.
This public building completed in 1938, was a Works Progress Administration (WPA) project designed by Gainesville architect Sanford Goin. To comply with WPA guidelines, relatively inexpensive local materials (pine and limestone) were used, unemployed workers were hired as laborers and the building was used to serve a social purpose."

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Private or Public Property?: Public Property

What material is it made from?: Pine and Limestone

When was it made?: 1/1/1938

Estimated Height of chimney (please include whether metres or feet): 25 feet

Type of building e.g. house, hotel etc: Government Building

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Website with further information: Not listed

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