Armington & Sims Machine Shop

Armington & Sims Machine Shop (HM1HRX)

Location: Dearborn, MI 48124 Wayne County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 18.336', W 83° 13.764'

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In machine shops, workers use machines to shape metal parts with great precision. The parts are then used in other machines.
Workers carefully and skillfully ran machines like those inside this machine shop/ Many of the country's engineers of the later 1800s and early 1900s got their start in machine shops like this one. They often began as helpers and gradually worked their way up to become skilled machinists. Built in 1929 in Greenfield Village. Named after Armington & Sims, a maker of steam engines in Providence, Rhode Island.
Placed ByThe Henry Ford
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Date Added Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 3:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 316248 N 4686114
Decimal Degrees42.30560000, -83.22940000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 18.336', W 83° 13.764'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 18' 20.16" N, 83° 13' 45.84" W
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Area Code(s)313, 248
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near State Street, Dearborn MI 48124, US
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