Cabin Under Construction 1940WPA photo.
Winter Quarters Log Cabin was built by the WPA in 1940, and continues to serve the community today.
From the Pocomoke City Government website for the cabin:
“Are you looking for a quiet and beautiful setting for your next retreat, wedding reception, company meeting or conference?…Our rustic log cabin was built in the 1940’s offers a full kitchen, handicap accessibility, ample parking and easy access from highway Rt 13 & Rt 113. The interior features a beautiful fireplace and tables/chairs for up to 50 persons. The log cabin faces the unspoiled Pocomoke River with adjacent public docks and a boat ramp. There are several motels and restaurants nearby, and local caterers can provide meals if requested. Bring your boat and your clubs and enjoy the perfect getaway for your retreat or conference.”
(1) WPA photograph collection at the University of Maryland College Park Archives. (2) Correspondence with the Worcester County Library. (3) Pocomoke City Government website, at http://www.cityofpocomoke.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC=%7B958DB651-97D5-46E6-9157-C8D4FC0B21E6%7D (accessed January 30, 2013).
Project originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on January 30, 2013.
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