Union Wharf

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Union Wharf
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Location Boston, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°21′56″N71°3′3″W / 42.36556°N 71.05083°W / 42.36556; -71.05083 Coordinates: 42°21′56″N71°3′3″W / 42.36556°N 71.05083°W / 42.36556; -71.05083
Built1795
NRHP reference No. 80000669 [1]
Added to NRHPJune 22, 1980

Union Wharf is an historic wharf at 295-353 Commercial Street in the North End of Boston, Massachusetts. The wharf began as a more modest wooden structure in the late 18th century, and was developed with a complex of granite buildings roughly between 1830 and 1850. It was one of the major centers of trade on the Port of Boston in the mid-19th century, and served as a passenger terminal later in the 19th century. [2]

The wharf and buildings were listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service. April 15, 2008.
  2. "MACRIS inventory record for Union Wharf Warehouse". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-06-09.