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Cass Scenic RR State Park – June 25 – CASS LOGGING DAYS

12:00 am - 11:59 pm

| Free

Cass Logging Days is two days of train and logging history! June 25-26, 2016 Interpreter Rich Pawling dressed as a Wood Hick (one who fells trees for a livelihood) wearing bib overalls, a cut-off shirt and boots will be presenting the following program at Museum both days: What it Was Like to Work for the Company. Whether living and working in a logging camp up on the Cheat Mountain or spending a night in the Company town of Cass on Saturday to "blow'er in." Hear the interpretation of the past (logging railroads, camp life, transportation, laws and their enforcement, tragedies, etc.). Bring the kids to talk and interact with the wood hick and to learn more about life in Cass during the 1920's and 1930's! Learn more on Cass event page. Blacksmith Dennis Murray-- Demonstrating and discussing his work. Near the Leatherbark Ford Shop both days. History and Technology of the Cass Sawmill Presentation and Tour Gerald Futej Discussion and walking tour following at the Sawmill site. Contact: 304-456-4300 Ext 111 (Monica)

Details

Date:
June 25, 2016
Cost:
Free
Website:
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Organizer

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park
Phone:
304-456-4300

Venue

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park
12363 Cass Road, Cass, WV 24927 United States + Google Map
Phone:
304-456-4300
Website:
https://wvstateparks.com/park/cass-scenic-railroad-state-park/