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Old 01-06-2017, 02:07 PM   #1
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Old 01-06-2017, 02:42 PM   #2
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I owned a condo in that building from the first photo until about 2008. A building with potential and some interesting features, but terribly maintained. What prompted you to take a snap of that one, just out of curiosity?
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Old 01-06-2017, 03:46 PM   #3
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I owned a condo in that building from the first photo until about 2008. A building with potential and some interesting features, but terribly maintained. What prompted you to take a snap of that one, just out of curiosity?
I pretty much just liked the way the other buildings (or are they part of the same building?) framed the windows in the middle of the shot. Also, the lighting/shadows made the whole thing kind of ominous looking.
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Old 01-07-2017, 09:41 AM   #4
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Old 01-08-2017, 11:32 PM   #5
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I pretty much just liked the way the other buildings (or are they part of the same building?) framed the windows in the middle of the shot. Also, the lighting/shadows made the whole thing kind of ominous looking.
same building; pretty typical turn-of-the-century U court type of joint. definitely "ominous" looking at the moment (would be way less so if the condo association, as a whole -- it's really just one terrible slumlord standing in the way -- would be open to some basic maintenance).
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Old 01-10-2017, 08:29 PM   #7
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Actually I meant to post this one

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^ NST looked best with just the light bars...no balconies or crown lighting.
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These tracks are far more historically significant than the Citgo sign!!

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Im probably wrong but it looks like Cambridge next to memorial drive.
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As mentioned above - that's Watertown branch, next to Cambridge waterworks at fresh pond
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