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Nassau Hall

General Information

Beginning of works: 1754
Completion: 1756
Status: in use

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Location

Location: , , ,
Address: Nassau Street
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Coordinates: 40° 20' 55.34" N    74° 39' 33.60" W
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Technical Information

Dimensions

number of floors (above ground) 3

Materials

foundations stone
walls stone

Chronology

1776

First state legislature of New Jersey meets in Nassau Hall.

August 1783

The Continental Congress receives General Washington in Nassau Hall.

1802

A fire destroys the interior and only the walls are left standing.

1855

Another fire destroys the building interior. Rebuilt by John Notman.

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20007973
  • Date created
    04/02/2003
  • Last Update
    09/09/2016