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Batavia Gas Light Company, Gasholder Houses, Evans & Ellicott Streets, Batavia, Genesee County, NY



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HB867113

HB867114

HB867115


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Item Title


Location
Evans & Ellicott Streets, Batavia, NY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER NY-41
Building/structure dates: 1855 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1878 subsequent work
Significance: The gasholders at Batavia are typical examples of structures built throughout the Northeast during the 19th Century for the storage of gas.

Subjects
Brick Buildings
Storage Facilities


Related Names
Batavia Gas & Electric Company
Boucher, Jack, Photographer
Clement, Dan, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW OF GASHOLDER FROM SOUTH.
2. SMALLER GASHOLDER FROM EAST.
3. LARGER GASHOLDER FROM SOUTH.


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