Re: Schiff Camporall\reply (fwd)
hilding holroyd (blustone!hemingway!hilding@UUNET.UU.NET)
Tue, 12 Apr 1994 17:16:58 EDT
My apologies to all, but I could not get the following message out.
I got an unknown host. So Bruce our dialogue is now public.
From hilding Tue Apr 12 15:53:11 1994
From: hilding (hilding holroyd)
Subject: Re: Schiff Camporall\reply
Date: Tue, 12 Apr 94 15:53:09 EDT
In-Reply-To: <9404121840.AA05358@hogpa.ho.att.com>; from "btb.att.com!astra" at
Apr 12, 94 2:40 pm
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> I would be interested in any information regarding the May event at Schiff.
> Our local (Morris-Sussex) council has been fortunate to have several camporees
> there through the years, but the last time there it was very disturbing to
> the condition of the buildings. I attended National Conservation Training
> there in the mid-60's, and quite a few district/council functions which used
> facilities. Interesting, and ironic, to see how this development goes forth.
> AT&T was a former owner (before I worked here) and planned a conference
> center, which would have developed only a fraction of what is now being
> The locals were up in arms and AT&T backed off and sold the property. Now
> look what happens!
> By the way, the last information I had suggested the property could be used
> by Scouts at almost any time (hiking, biking, etc.) given advance notice.
> Don't know if these same people are in charge or when the policy will change
> due to construction, but it appears to be very close to the end of an era!
> Bruce Benson
I was given the Passaic Valley (who is running the event) phone number by
from your council office. She (I forget her name) worked at Schiff for 12+
right up to the time it was sold. I will send on what I can get.
Hilding W. Holroyd Jersey Shore Council
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