Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Cagle Amusement Park, Marion, Illinois (1919-c.1967)

Cagle Amusement Park, Marion, Illinois, operated from 1919 to the late 1960s. Hosea W. Cagle constructed a large amusement resort about two miles west of Marion. The resort had a large lake, bathing pool, airplane landing strip, kiddie and preteen amusements.
This photo is a visual aid.
Part of the resort was the Marion Golf Club and a dance pavilion. The Country Kitchen restaurant was also located in the park.

Compiled by Dr. Neil Gale, Ph.D.

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