Forest Hill Park (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)


Forest Hill Park (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)

Infobox_nrhp | name =Forest Hill Park
nrhp_type = hd


caption =
location= East Cleveland, Ohio
lat_degrees = 41
lat_minutes = 31
lat_seconds = 20
lat_direction = N
long_degrees = 81
long_minutes = 34
long_seconds = 37
long_direction = W
locmapin = Ohio
area =
built =1938
architect= Albert Davis Taylor
architecture= Other
added = February 27, 1998
governing_body = Local
refnum=98000072cite web|url=http://www.nr.nps.gov/|title=National Register Information System|date=2008-04-15|work=National Register of Historic Places|publisher=National Park Service]

Forest Hill Park is an historic urban park located in East Cleveland and Cleveland Heights, Ohio. Two-thirds of the park lie in East Cleveland, and the remaining third is in Cleveland Heights. [cite web |url=http://www.chuh.net/chhistory/places/foresthill.html |title=Forest Hill Park |accessdate=2008-06-15 |publisher=Cleveland Heights Historical Society] The convert|248|acre|km2|sing=on park has three baseball diamonds, tennis courts and walking trails that have retained the natural green space as intended by John D. Rockefeller, Jr., who deeded the park to the two cities. It is the largest single body of green space between two large metroparks on the far east and west sides of Cleveland.cite web|url=http://eastcleveland.org/welcome
publisher=City of East Cleveland|title=Welcome to the City of East Cleveland|accessdate=2006-05-23
]

On February 27, 1998, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.

ee also

*Forest Hill, Ohio

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