UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: Sherwood's Point Postcard circa 1925

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Sherwood's Point Postcard circa 1925


Western end of Harbor Road; Sherwood's Point

Southport, Connecticut

Description: B/w postcard, Hess Commercial Photographer, 575 Hamburg Ave, Brooklyn NY. The photo was taken from approximately where the town boatyard (Ye Yacht Yard) now is. In the background are, right to left--1074, 1088 and 1100 Harbor Road. (Not visible is the next house west, 1110 Harbor Road.) The house of many roofs visible extreme left was the E. S. Hand estate, "Breakwater, " which was approximately on the site of 350 Willow St. See _Packet_ of April 1987, Vol I, #2, for article on the western end of Harbor Rd. See photo #495.

Creator: V. Louise Higgins
Publisher: Pequot Library Association
Date: circa 1925
Format: Photograph

NOTE: Boat cradle sticking out of the water on the marine railway.

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