Category Archives: Portals

110 Pleasant Street. A carriage house with a long history.


It sits, rather forlornly, behind the group home at 71 High Street. Neglected and overlooked, it seems to be the victim of ‘destruction by neglect’. A sad state for a building with a long story to tell. With a construction date of 1800, I believe it to be the oldest carriage house in Portland.

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New Series. Portals

Welcome to Portals. A new series where I will focus on doorways. Primarily entryways but they could be side or back doors. They will be presented with a minimum of text. I hope you enjoy them.

 1 Orchard Street


5 Orchard Street


 32 Orchard Street



29 Orchard Street