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Near Omps in Morgan County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Cacapon State Park Picnic Grills

 
 
Cacapon State Park Picnic Grills Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 6, 2020
1. Cacapon State Park Picnic Grills Marker
Inscription.  
The Picnic grills located within the Cacapon State Park picnic area were made possible through the generous donations and contributions via the Cacapon State Park Foundation which was founded in 1989. We wish to genuinely thank everyone who participated in this special fund raising event. The following groups and individuals very generously furnished the funding for this project:

By~
Soraya Noland

Bernard & Leona Stotler
In Memory of Lacy M. Stotler

Bernard & Leona Stotler
In Memory of Howard M. & Nonsetta A. Stotler

Gary & Dorothy Everett
In Memory of Gary Everett, Jr.

Dorothy B. McDermott
In Memory of Colonel Charles McDermott

Louise B. Everett
In Memory of Worth Everett

Warren & Linda Buzzerd
In Memory of James S. Buzzerd

James & Jacqueline Michael
In Memory of Reba C. Myers

Ernest & Judith Baisden
In Memory of Paul Myers

Dave, Rick, Neil McLaughlin & Families
In Memory of Raymond & Betty McLaughlin

Robert & Mary Jo Knight
In Honor of Jessica Marcott

Michael
Cacapon State Park Picnic Grills Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 6, 2020
2. Cacapon State Park Picnic Grills Marker
& Lorraine O'Malley
In Memory of Patrick M. O'Malley

Clifford & Beatrice Hackett

Jim & Ann Knight

Charles & Susan Trump

Glen & Kate Stotler

Morning Side Homemakers Club

Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home, Inc.

Tuscarora Real Estate Corporation

[Caption:]
This illustration depicts Civilian Conservation Corp. life at Camp Morgan during the period Oct. 4, 1934 - 1940
 
Erected by Cacapon State Park Foundation.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkParks & Recreational Areas. In addition, it is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) 🏞️ series list.
 
Location. 39° 30.057′ N, 78° 17.913′ W. Marker is near Omps, West Virginia, in Morgan County. Marker can be reached from Picnic Circle 0.1 miles south of Middle Fork Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berkeley Springs WV 25411, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cacapon State Park Playground Equipment (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cacapon State Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oriskany Sand (approx. 0.2 miles away);
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Welcome to Cacapon State Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ridge Fish Hatchery (approx. 2.7 miles away); Cacapon Mountain Overlook (approx. 3.2 miles away); Overlook at Cacapon State Park (approx. 3.2 miles away); West Virginia (Morgan County) / Virginia (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Omps.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 33 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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