A CCC Classic

A CCC Classic (HMK6F)

Location: Pickens, SC 29671 Pickens County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 1.665', W 82° 41.717'

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Young men determined to escape economic hardship built this lodge from 1973-1940. They were enrollees in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), one of President Franklin Roosevelt's programs to battle the Great Depression.

The CCC provided men the immediate assistance of food, lodging, training, and much-needed income. It also offered long-term dividends: CCC-constructed parks, roads and bridges, created infrastructures and recreational opportunities that still benefit our country.

Like most CCC buildings, the Table Rock Lodge features local rock and timber. Not only were these materials inexpensive and locally accessible, they also contribute to a style that complements natural surroundings. This lodge, fully restored in 2008, has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
HM NumberHMK6F
Placed BySouth Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:22am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 345347 N 3877433
Decimal Degrees35.02775000, -82.69528333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 1.665', W 82° 41.717'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 1' 39.90" N, 82° 41' 43.02" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 102-346 Table Rock State Park Rd, Pickens SC 29671, US
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