Aberdeen Proving Ground, Aberdeen, Harford County, MD
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER MD-47
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-12).
Building/structure dates: 1917 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1940 subsequent work
Part of building/structure is in Chase vicinity, Baltimore County, MD.
Significance: Encompassing both Aberdeen and Edgewood Areas, Aberdeen Proving Ground includes significant structures related to ordnance testing and development, chemical weapons research and production, and WW II mobilization temporary housing and administrative facilities. Aberdeen Proving Ground has been associated with many significant advances in 20th century military technology.
U.S. Department Of The Army
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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