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Why it’s gone

Our friend, Bob Barr, sent in an interesting document, a 1922 Beaver Falls Tribune news release describing the leasing of the Rock Point property to the King’s Quarry Company. Sadly, the document describes the removal of practically all remaining Park buildings by the firm’s workers. Now we know why the land at Rock Point is nearly […]

Your website viewing experience

Hello friends! I’ve noticed from the Rock Point Park website statistics that there are a number of visitors viewing the site with lower resolution (800X600) screens. Unfortunately, this site was designed to be viewed in high resolution. It is optimized for 1280X1024. This setting will deliver the best viewing experience. Users with computers set at […]

New photo added to the “postcard” page

Our friend Tracie, of Ellwood CIty, kindly offered an old photo of her family’s reunion at Rock Point Park – 1909. The group photo was taken in front of the Peristyle, and offers a nice close-up look at the structure. Note the detail work, and the interior spaces with high arches and open areas at […]