Cameron City Pool

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Cameron City Pool-PWA Project 1196
Cameron City Pool.jpg
Overview from the south
Cameron City Pool is located in West Virginia
Cameron City Pool
Cameron City Pool is located in the US
Cameron City Pool
Location Park St., Cameron, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°49′46″N 80°34′2″W / 39.82944°N 80.56722°W / 39.82944; -80.56722Coordinates: 39°49′46″N 80°34′2″W / 39.82944°N 80.56722°W / 39.82944; -80.56722
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1939
Architect Hunter, Frank
NRHP reference # 93000612[1]
Added to NRHP July 14, 1993

Cameron City Pool-PWA Project 1196 is a historic swimming pool located at Cameron, Marshall County, West Virginia. It was built in 1939, with a grant from the Public Works Administration. It consists of a semi-circular pool with underwater lifeguard station, and a wooden bath house. It incorporates a beach area and is recognized as a potential fire fighting emergency water reserve.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Katherine M. Jourdan (March 1993). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Cameron City Pool-PWA Project 1196" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-07-09.