Blue Hill River Road – Milton MA

Description

W.P.A. project description:
“Blue Hill River Road and Ponkapoag Trail, Milton; early in 1939 work will be begun on additional improvements at the recreational area adjacent to Hoosicwhisick [Houghton’s] Pond. The project provides for the construction of 3,250 linear feet of roadway 12-ft. wide, two parking spaces of 17,000 square yards, clearing and grubbing of 145,000 square yards of wooded land and incidental work of grading, laying drains, removing trees, etc.”

Source notes

"Annual report of the Metropolitan District Commission," by Massachusetts Metropolitan District Commission (1938 volume; pg. 20)

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 12, 2018.

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Location Info


Blue Hill River Road
Milton, MA

Coordinates: 42.205044, -71.097247

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