Hamlin Beach State Park – Hamlin NY

Description

“HAMLIN BEACH PARK is one of the largest county parks of Monroe. It has an area of 600 acres and includes a mile and a quarter of lake frontage with an excellent bathing beach. Extensive road building and other improvements are in progress, carried on by the Civilian Conservation Corps, which maintains a camp near the park. This project includes the construction of a concrete sea wall and promenade along the entire lake front, six long stone and concrete jetties to hold sand for bathing beaches, 3 miles of macadam and 2 miles of hard-surfaced roads, 2 miles of concrete parkway, a sewage disposal plant, a water system for the entire park, the excavation of 35 acres of land for a yacht basin, and complete landscaping.”

Source notes

"Rochester and Monroe County" by Federal Writers' Project (page 310).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 2, 2015.

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Location Info


Hamlin Beach State Park
Hamlin, NY 14615

Coordinates: 43.3619, -77.9521

One comment on “Hamlin Beach State Park – Hamlin NY

  1. I am trying to locate which camp my uncle, Edwin Ross was. His address at the time was Edwin E. Ross co 1238, S?S4 c.c.c. Sheds, NY. I can not make out what the second letter is (where I put a question mark). Any assistance would be appreciated

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