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Rochester East Main Street Armory

Street address: 900 East Main Street
City: Rochester
County: Monroe
Year constructed: 1904 - 1907
Architect: George L. Heins
Size : Regiment
Square footage: 152,278 NSF
Acreage: 3.5 Acres
Status: Vacated in 1990 / Purchased by private developer in 2005 / Converted into office/restaurant/concert space

 

Units Stationed:
Years:
3rd Infantry Regiment (included 1st and 8th Separate Companies, Rochester Naval Malitia) 1907 - 1920
Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Co. A, G, & H; 108th Infantry Regiment; 104th Collecting Company; 102nd Medical; Headquarters 3rd Battalion Naval Malitia; Divisions 2, 6, & 7 Naval Malitia; 302nd Maintenance 1921 - ????
270th Field Artillery, 134th Ordnance 1961 - ????
Co. A, 174th Infantry; 209th Field Artillery 1986 - ????
   
   

 

History

The 3rd Infantry Regiment previously occupied Woodbury Boulevard from 1870 - 1907 and later moved to Patriot Way from 1990 - current.

Other armories in Rochester include:

Images

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: October 24, 2012
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/links/armories/Rochester East Main Street.htm