South Side Park (Pittsburgh)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Not to be confused with South Shore Riverfront Park, a nearby park on the Monongahela River.
South Side Park
Type Municipal Park
Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Coordinates Coordinates: 40°25′16″N 79°58′37″W / 40.421°N 79.977°W / 40.421; -79.977
Area 65 acres (260,000 m2)
Operated by Pittsburgh Department of Parks & Recreation

South Side Park is an urban park in Pittsburgh. It is situated in a ravine that divides the South Side Slopes neighborhood, and extends to the location of the former Oliver Ormsby estate in Mount Oliver, Pennsylvania, Ormsby Manor.

History[edit]

The park occupies land formerly used by the St. Clair Incline, and the former site of a Sankey brick works.

External links[edit]