Wendell State Forest – Wendell MA

City:
Wendell, MA

Site Type:
Infrastructure and Utilities, Parks and Recreation, Lodges, Ranger Stations and Visitor Centers, Paths and Trails, Shelters, Picnic and Other Facilities, Roads, Bridges, and Tunnels

New Deal Agencies:
Work Relief Programs, Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Started:
1933

Completed:
1942

Quality of Information:
Moderate

Site Survival:
Extant

Description

According to the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, “Some of the park development and most of the road systems are attributed to Civilian Conservation Corps activities in the 1930s.”

Source notes

“Wendell State Forest,” Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, accessed August 13, 2014.

Site originally submitted by Brent McKee - wpatoday.org on July 21, 2015.

Location Info


392 Montague Rd.
Wendell, Massachusetts 01379

Coordinates: 42.541969, -72.423087

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