Stone Park – Ashland MA

Description

Multiple New Deal agencies worked to develop Ashland, Massachusetts’s Stone Park. The Civil Works Administration (C.W.A.) constructed toilet facilities and bleachers in 1934. The Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) continued work in 1935. Federally funded labor also improved the park’s drainage and conducted other repairs.

Source notes

Annual Report of the Several Boards of Town Officers of the Town of Ashland, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1934 (pg. 24).

Annual Report of the Several Boards of Town Officers of the Town of Ashland, Massachusetts for the Year Ending December 31, 1935 (pages 53, 72, 133).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on December 30, 2016.

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Location Info


Park Rd.
Ashland, MA

Coordinates: 42.25840, -71.46648

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