Chatfield Hollow State Park – Killingworth CT

Description

Camp Roosevelt: C.C.C. Company #171 operated from May 23, 1933 to March 31, 1937, and worked to develop what was later designated as Chatfield Hollow State Park. It was originally “developed as a Civilian Conservation Corps recreation area within Cockaponset State Forest.”

Source notes

http://www.outandaboutmom.com/2015/06/30/chatfield-hollow-state-park/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/map-widget/ccc-map/

Historical Museum of the Civilian Conservation Corps, Shenipsit State Forest: exhibit information

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oak_Lodge

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chatfield_Hollow_State_Park

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on February 19, 2018.

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Location Info


Chatfield Hollow State Park
Killingworth , CT

Coordinates: 41.365884, -72.585892

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