Hampden County Training School (NRIS 100002781)
702 S Westfield St.,
Massachusetts. County/parish: Hampden.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
August 16, 2018.
- Hampden County Training School
- The Hampden County Training School was a reformatory school for boys at 702 South Westfield Street in Agawam, Massachusetts. Established in 1916, it operated until 1972, providing training agriculture and vocational skills to its charges. In 1978 its Classical Revival campus was converted for use as a police training academy. In 2010, the state sold the property to a veterans support organization for conversion to residences. The facility opened in 2017.The property was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2018. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100002781