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Old Posted Jan 20, 2023, 10:02 PM
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Portland, Maine - The West End (Part 1)

Here is the 4th in my series of Portland, Maine posts. This one will cover some of the West End, another densely-built residential neighborhood on Portland's central peninsula. The West End is highly historic, and is (apparently) considered one of the best-preserved Victorian urban neighborhoods in the country. I recently moved to this neighborhood, and I have been trying to take photos whenever I can.

Links to my other Portland posts:
https://skyscraperpage.com/forum/sho...d.php?t=252876 // https://skyscraperpage.com/forum/sho...d.php?t=253088 // https://skyscraperpage.com/forum/sho...d.php?t=253370

A rare case of an attached triple-decker. Since the building it is attached to appears to predate it, I'm assuming the triple-decker was built attached like that.

Longfellow Square

the former Mercy Hospital building.

Bonus: here's a picture of a crazy sunset the other day near where I work in South Portland. This photo has not been edited or filtered at all.
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Old Posted Jan 22, 2023, 10:00 PM
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Winter Street is an apt name for many of the images here!
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Old Posted Jan 23, 2023, 12:46 PM
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Winter Street in winter? I see what you did there.
"To sustain the life of a large, modern city in this cloying, clinging heat is an amazing achievement. It is no wonder that the white men and women in Greenville walk with a slow, dragging pride, as if they had taken up a challenge and intended to defy it without end." -- Rebecca West for The New Yorker, 1947
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Old Posted Jan 23, 2023, 1:34 PM
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No skyscrapers huh.
I am delusional, I talked to photos.
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