Brown and Sharpe Manufacturing Company Complex

Also known as: Darling, Brown & Sharpe; Capital Industrial Center; The Foundry
Promenade, Bath, Calverly, West Park, Holden, and Brownell Sts, and I-95, Providence, Rhode Island

Photo 

Photo taken by Marc Belanger in April 2008

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 18, 2003
Reference number
03000081
Areas of significance
Industry; Invention; Architecture; Engineering
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Manufacturing facility
Current functions
Business; Medical business/office; Government office
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1872
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 8
Contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 4
Non-contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • March 21, 2015: New photo from Marc Belanger

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