Bathing Pool – Rockland MA

Description

The Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) developed a bathing pool at “Reed Park” in Rockland, Mass., in 1937. WPA Bulletin:

“Under construction is a wading pool with a sandy bottom. Shrubbery is being planted. The pond shore has been cleared and sanded, steps and platforms have been built and the adjacent land beautified.”

The exact location of this project is not presently known to Living New Deal.

Source notes

Works Progress Bulletin, Massachusetts: May 1, 1937 (pg. 3).
http://archive.org/details/worksprogressbul3637unit

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 29, 2017.

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Location Info


Reed Park
Rockland, MA

Location notes: Approx. location

Coordinates: 42.12913, -70.92873

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