Lake View Park opened by the Ross family July 4, 1906. The Norfolk & Bristol Electric Railroad spur line to the ballroom was discontinued in 1919. Lakeview was a popular swimming area for many years, maintained by the West Foxborough Mother's Club
Erected 2002 by Foxborough Historical Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Entertainment • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical date for this entry is July 4, 1933.
Location. 42° 4.191′ N, 71° 16.173′ W. Marker is in Foxborough, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on Lakeview Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Foxboro MA 02035, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Foxborough State Hospital Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away);
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 468 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.