Chester Gehman

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Email: gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com

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Central Mills Historic District (Worcester County, Massachusetts)

March 4, 2019: New photos
Windsor Freight Depot (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Restored freight depot now the Windsor Art Center
March 2, 2019: New photos
Windsor Freight Depot (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Restored freight depot now the Windsor Art Center
March 2, 2019: Added
Windsor Passenger Station (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Passenger station on Amtrak Hartford-Springfield line built in 1870 and restored in 1988
March 2, 2019: New photos
Windsor Passenger Station (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Passenger station on Amtrak Hartford-Springfield line built in 1870 and restored in 1988
March 2, 2019: Added
Dishes Restaurant (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Originally known as the Aetna Diner, it has been closed since 2000.
February 25, 2019: New photo
East Rock Park (New Haven County, Connecticut)

February 25, 2019: New photo
Gillette Castle State Park (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
A 24-room stone "castle" built as the home of actor William Gillette open for tours.
February 18, 2019: New photos
Church of Christ, Congregational (Litchfield County, Connecticut)
Colonial style church built in 1813
February 17, 2019: New photo
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church (Litchfield County, Connecticut)
Fieldstone church built in 1826
February 17, 2019: Updated by Chester Gehman: Pinned location
Greenfield Village Carousel (Wayne County, Michigan)
At Greenfield since 1973; restored in 2007.
February 17, 2019: New photos
Greenfield Village Carousel (Wayne County, Michigan)
At Greenfield since 1973; restored in 2007.
February 17, 2019: Added
Hartford Times Building (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Beaux-Arts newspaper office designed by Donn Barber built in 1920
February 17, 2019: Updated by Chester Gehman: Pinned location, updated description.
Enfield Congregational Church (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Greek Revival style church designed by Sidney Mason Stone built in 1848
February 17, 2019: Updated by Chester Gehman: Pinned location
Central Railroad of New Jersey Bethlehem Station (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Disused railroad depots, passenger & freight, restored for commercial use.
January 30, 2019: New photos
Central Railroad of New Jersey Bethlehem Station (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Disused railroad depots, passenger & freight, restored for commercial use.
January 30, 2019: Added
Fort Trumbull (New London County, Connecticut)

January 30, 2019: New photos
U.S.S. NAUTILUS (submarine) (New London County, Connecticut)

January 30, 2019: New photos
Winsted Green Historic District (Litchfield County, Connecticut)

January 30, 2019: New photo
Rio Grande Southern Motor No. 5 (Montezuma County, Colorado)
A motor vehicle converted to run on railroad track.
January 28, 2019: New photos
Rio Grande Southern Motor No. 5 (Montezuma County, Colorado)
A motor vehicle converted to run on railroad track.
January 28, 2019: Added
Rio Grande Southern Railroad, Motor No. 2 (Jefferson County, Colorado)

January 28, 2019: New photo
Rio Grande Southern Railroad, Motor No. 2 (Jefferson County, Colorado)

January 28, 2019: New photo
Rio Grande Southern Railroad Engine No. 20 (Jefferson County, Colorado)

January 28, 2019: New photo
Rio Grande Southern Railroad Engine No. 20 (Jefferson County, Colorado)

January 28, 2019: New photo
Bedford Depot (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)

January 28, 2019: New photos
Aurora Colony Ox Barn (Marion County, Oregon)
Clapboard barn built in 1863
January 16, 2019: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added GPS
Octagon Building (Marion County, Oregon)
Wood frame octagon building with cupola built prior to 1889
January 16, 2019: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added GPS and tag "Octagon Mode"
Torrington Fire Department Headquarters (Litchfield County, Connecticut)

January 7, 2019: New photo
Iron Bridge at Howard Hill Road (Windsor County, Vermont)
Replaced by a new bridge and placed in storage.
December 29, 2018: Updated by Chester Gehman: Updated status: replaced and placed in storage.
Cilley Covered Bridge (Orange County, Vermont)
Covered bridge over First Branch White River on Howe Ln (C3045) in Tunbridge
December 28, 2018: New photo
Mill Covered Bridge (Orange County, Vermont)

December 28, 2018: New photo
Bushnell Park (Hartford County, Connecticut)

December 19, 2018: New photos
Fort Griswold (New London County, Connecticut)

December 19, 2018: New photos
Winthrop Mill (New London County, Connecticut)

December 10, 2018: New photo
Winsted Hosiery Mill (Litchfield County, Connecticut)

December 9, 2018: New photos
Corning Fountain (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Erected as a tribute to John B. Corning by his son John J. Corning.
November 2, 2018: Added
Newington Junction Railroad Depot (Hartford County, Connecticut)

October 31, 2018: New photos
Forestville Passenger Station (Hartford County, Connecticut)

October 31, 2018: New photos
New London Union Station (New London County, Connecticut)
Union Station jointly built by the Central Vermont and NY,NH&H Railroads
October 28, 2018: New photos
Connecticut Valley Railroad Roundhouse and Turntable Site (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Stone artifacs of the turntable and roundhouse of the Connecticut Valley RR.
October 19, 2018: Updated by Chester Gehman: Moved pin
Magical Charity Carousel (New Haven County, Connecticut)
A 20-foot "flying horse" type carousel built by Bill Dentzel
September 21, 2018: Added
Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Hartford County, Connecticut)
"A unique combination of arch and bridge (now filled under) which once spanned the (Park) river."
September 21, 2018: New photo
Deep River Freight House (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
Standard Connecticut Valley RR design wooden depot.
September 21, 2018: Added
Soldiers and Sailors Monument (Hartford County, Connecticut)
"A unique combination of arch and bridge (now filled under) which once spanned the (Park) river."
September 19, 2018: Added
Leete-Griswold House (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Two-story octagon house and octagon garage.
September 19, 2018: Added
Bushnell Park Carousel (Hartford County, Connecticut)
An historic carousel in the Coney Island Style
September 17, 2018: Added
Lamy's Diner (Wayne County, Michigan)
A classic diner located within the Henry Ford Museum.
August 31, 2018: Added
Holyoke Merry-Go-Round (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Carousel at Holyoke Heritage State Park
August 31, 2018: Added
Johnsonville Village (Middlesex County, Connecticut)
A 19th Century New England Mill village
July 4, 2018: Added