Franklin P. Woodring,Suanne K. Woodring's Pen Mar (Images of America) PDF

By Franklin P. Woodring,Suanne K. Woodring

ISBN-10: 0738517607

ISBN-13: 9780738517605

ISBN-10: 1531611990

ISBN-13: 9781531611996

With a vista of 2,000 sq. miles around the Cumberland Valley, Pen Mar sits within the middle of the Blue Ridge Mountains at an elevation of 1,400 ft. It was once this breathtaking view that encouraged the president of the Western Maryland Railway, Col. John Mifflin Hood, to set up Pen Mar Park, which opened on August 31, 1877. The park served as a magnet for viewers, and shortly wonderful lodges and boarding homes seemed, making the realm essentially the most well known hotels within the East. Railways introduced thousands of holiday makers till the increase of the auto, while humans chanced on their manner to
Pen Mar by way of autos and buses.

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