Greater Portland Landmarks recently announced their "Places in Peril List" for the year 2012. The list "Calls attention to character-defining, historically-significant properties that are in danger of being permanently lost of diminished."Here is a photo relating to each of the seven places on the list.
|Portland Company Complex, 58 Fore Street|
|House Island in Casco Bay. Photo taken from Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse in South Portland.|
|The Maine National Guard Armory in South Portland.|
|The Masonic Temple Grand Lodge at 415 Congress Street. I got to go on an open-house tour of the building a few years ago and it really is pretty amazing inside.|
|Grand Trunk Office Building, 1 India Street.|
|Abyssinian Meeting House (left), 73 Newbury Street.|
|Eastern Cemetery on Congress Street, near the foot of Munjoy Hill.|
You can read all about these seven places and their significance here at the Greater Portland Landmarks website.