Jackson-Washington State Forest Pond (Cypress Pond) – Brownstown IN

Description

Impounded nearly circle pond of approx. ¾ acre. Overflow outlet at Southeast. Intended to display aquatic plantings cypress trees line the far edge on the north and west. Constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in 1935.

Source notes

DNR Historic Site and Structures Inventory; Outdoor Indiana 4 (July 1937), 8-9 

Project originally submitted by Indiana DNR, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology on September 10, 2015.

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Location Info


Jackson-Washington State Forest
Brownstown, IN 47220

Coordinates: 38.716649, -86.027462

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