Stanley Works

Stanley Works June16 2017

Still finding some new buildings to photograph at Stanley Works. This complex is huge, several buildings of different sizes and ages and in different conditions. On of the buildings had a flood many years ago and you can still very much see the signs of it all over the first floor. Most of the floors …

Rusted door

Stanley Works June 1 2017

My friend, Ted Roth arranged a new visit to Stanley Works for us ( that is him Meredith Hicks Wilcox and myself) . Much of the standing buildings are now slated for demolition starting in July, so we were lucky to have this opportunity. Not much change from the last time we were there 2 …

for sale

Return to Farrel Co. on December 21 2016

With my friend Ted Roth I have gone back to the old Farrel Co. building to take a few more pictures, possibly the last time. The company, one of the lucky one that survived the onslaught of globalization, moved to a new beautiful compound in the same town, Ansonia. There are still a few items …

The staircase

J. R. Montgomery & Co. in Windsor Locks

The firm of J. R. Montgomery & Co. [in Windsor Locks] was established in 1871, for the purpose of manufacturing cotton warps used in satinets and union cassimeres. The firm was composed of J. R. Montgomery as the active partner, with two others who constituted the partnership. A few years after the outside interests were …

Old house

Walking in Waterbury, CT

I have taken a walk in Waterbury with my friend and fellow photographer Ted Roth on a nice, cold April day. We have come across some interesting spots in the town, some nice, some less so and some downright ugly. Enjoy !

Sin city is closed till further notice

Sin City closed util further notice

I went for a walk with my good friend and fellow photographer Ted Roth to Waterbury, CT. We have been there several times before photographing different areas of the city, but always menage to see and photograph something new and different side of the city that has fallen on harder times in the recent decades …