Western Promenade Retaining Walls – Portland ME

Description

The Western Promenade is an historic promenade, 18.5 acres (7.5 ha) public park and recreation area in Portland, Maine’s West End neighborhood. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and includes a number of historic properties, including the Adam P. Leighton House.

The WPA was involved in constructing retaining walls.

Source notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Promenade

Bauman, John F. "Gateway to Vacationland: The Making of Portland, Maine."

Project originally submitted by Andrew Laverdiere on March 23, 2014.

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Location Info


Western Promenade
Portland, ME 04102

Coordinates: 43.648391, -70.276299

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