Forging and Casting [and] Smith's Shops (1839 - 1842)

Forging and Casting [and] Smith's Shops (1839 - 1842) (HMG7A)

Location: Fayetteville, NC 28305 Cumberland County
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N 35° 3.248', W 78° 53.658'

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Arsenal Park

The lighter brick in this pad outlines the foundations of two shops, the smiths and the forging and casting. These shops were built simultaneously between 1839 and 1842. During Confederate occupation, these shops, along with the engine house, were the central areas for repairing and modernizing arms.
HM NumberHMG7A
Placed ByMuseum of the Cape Fear
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Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:33am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 692036 N 3881073
Decimal Degrees35.05413333, -78.89430000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 3.248', W 78° 53.658'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 3' 14.88" N, 78° 53' 39.48" W
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Area Code(s)910
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 209 Myrover St, Fayetteville NC 28305, US
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