Crabtree Creek Recreational Demonstration Area

Roughly bounded by I-40, US 70 and the Raleigh--Durham Airport
Raleigh, North Carolina

Historic Document

Crabtree Creek Recreational Demonstration Area is located in Wake County, North Carolina certified as a historic location on Friday June 30, 1995. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Landscape, Transportation, more specifically a Camp, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Forest, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related. Crabtree Creek Recreational Demonstration Area was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government, Conservation.

Crabtree Creek Recreational Demonstration Area Information

Other Name: Wake County MPS
Other Name: Umstead State Park
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1933, 1943
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Marks, J.R., et al.; CCC
Architectural Style: NPS Rustic
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Crabtree Creek Recreational Demonstration Area Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 49122
Number of historically contributing buildings: 128
Number of historically contributing sites: 6
Number of historically contributing structures: 6
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 40
Number of noncontributing sites: 8
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Raleigh Historic Locations Wake County Historic Locations North Carolina Historic Locations