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Armour To Be Demolished

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ALEXANDRIA, La. - Demolition work is underway at the site of the Armour Building in Alexandria.

The building located on Third Street was built in 1909 and served as the home of Armour Wholesale Meat Company.  The company would take in meat that was brought in by train and process it to sale locally. 

The building has been vacant for about 20 years.  Authorities say the demolition is being done to make room to build future apartments on the site.

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