Troop Barracks

Troop Barracks (HMVW8)

Location: Plattsburgh, NY 12903 Clinton County
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N 44° 41.037', W 73° 26.894'

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This structure was the first ofthree barracks built between 1893 -1897. Each housed one infantry battalionof 320 men. This barracks was first occupied in June 1894 by companies D, Fand G of the 21st Infantry Regimenttransferred from Fort Sidney, Nebr.The second barracks and the site of the third are located directly opposite.The third barracks was damaged by firein 1974 and razedIn 1981, the two remaining structures were restored and remodeled. Stone and brick entries have replaced theoriginal full length wooden porticoes.
HM NumberHMVW8
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Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 9:39am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 622973 N 4949013
Decimal Degrees44.68395000, -73.44823333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 41.037', W 73° 26.894'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 41' 2.22" N, 73° 26' 53.64" W
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Area Code(s)518
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 194 U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh NY 12903, US
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