SkyscraperCity banner

massachusetts

  1. Northeast and MidAtlantic
    On Memorial Day 2018, I walked the Freedom Trail in Boston in its entirety. Here are pictures of each stop on the trail. In most cases, I have two select pictures from each stop. While I limited pictures strictly to stops on the Freedom Trail, I included two non-stops that are worth stopping...
  2. Proposed Highrises
    Back Bay’s 1000 Boylston Street could start construction in 2018
  3. Northeast and MidAtlantic
    Jeffries Point is a neighborhood in Boston, located across Boston Harbor from Boston's central neighborhoods. The neighborhood is bordered on land by Boston Logan International Airport to the east/northeast, Massachusetts Route 1A to the north, and Chelsea Street & Maverick Square to the west...
  4. Northeast and MidAtlantic
    Wellfleet is a town in Massachusetts, on Cape Cod halfway between the "fist" and the "elbow". The population is under 3,000, although the summertime population can be around 16,000. Wellfleet was first known as Billingsgate, in the 1600s. The harbor was called such because the fish were so...
  5. Northeast and MidAtlantic Development News
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- MGM Resorts recommended for suitability in Massachusetts
  6. Highrises
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Previously:
  7. Urban Showcase
    The North End was the northernmost of the three projections from the original Shawmut Peninsula. It was on this piece of land that much of the original city of Boston grew on. Even in the mid-1600s, the North End was a distinct community in Boston, because of its isolation from the rest of the...
  8. Northeast and MidAtlantic
    The North End was the northernmost of the three projections from the original Shawmut Peninsula. It was on this piece of land that much of the original city of Boston grew on. Even in the mid-1600s, the North End was a distinct community in Boston, because of its isolation from the rest of the...
  9. Northeast and MidAtlantic
    New Bedford's Downtown was once the whaling capital of the world. Whalers from Nantucket came to the village in the 1700s and established the industry there. By the mid-1800s, New Bedford began to replace Nantucket as the whaling center in the United States, because of the deeper harbor and...
  10. Urban Showcase
    Separate from my 'Comfortably Boston' thread, I plan on using this thread for posting photographs taken of the rest of New England (non-Boston). So let's begin with a few I've taken from the north shore area of Massachusetts (2 years worth): North Shore (including Salem, Marblehead, Beverly...
  11. Urban Showcase
    This great city needs no introduction and speaks for itself:
  12. Northeast and MidAtlantic
    Barnstable is a town on Cape Cod, and is the seat of Barnstable County. The population is around 45,000. Barnstable was founded in 1639 and was named after Barnstaple, England. The earliest settlers were drawn to the area because of the great expanse of marsh grasses, which could be used for...
  13. Northeast and MidAtlantic
    Kenmore Square is a neighborhood in Boston near the Charles River. The neighborhood is west of the Back Bay neighborhood and the Fens parkland. Kenmore Square was originally called "Governor Square", after the plan to place the Governor's mansion in the neighborhood. Upscale rowhouses like...
  14. Airports
    Can anybody ask me why PHL INTL Airport isn't truly international?????? I understand the reason why they call it an international airport is because of the fact that it handles cargo overseas. But compared to NYC, Boston, DC, Chicago, LA, SF, and of all places, ATLANTA (no offense to Atlanta)...
  15. Além-Fronteiras / Around The World
    A Nova Inglaterra (em inglês: New England) é uma região geográfica extraoficial de grande valor histórico dos Estados Unidos, localizada na ponta nordeste do país. Boston é seu centro cultural e econômico, bem como sua cidade mais populosa. https://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nova_Inglaterra...
Top