Category Archives: Demolition Alert

Fire Destroys Portion of Historic Fabric in Lisbon, New Hampshire

About a month ago, we were driving up Route 302 to Littleton, New Hampshire. As we were driving through Lisbon, New Hampshire, the main street was clogged with emergency vehicles–creating… Read more »

Picture of St. Charles Church in Dover, New Hampshire

Demolition Alert 24: St. Charles Church in Dover, New Hampshire

The Foster’s Daily Democrat recently reported on a proposal that has been floated to demolish St. Charles Church in Dover, New Hampshire to make way for “workforce housing:” The property… Read more »

Demolition Alert 23: Aldworth Manor in Harrisville, New Hampshire

We do a lot of browsing of real estate listings. It’s almost an obsession really. Spring, of course, is the best time to look at real estate listings because so… Read more »

Demolition Alert 23: St. John the Evangelist Church in South Portland, Maine

Another day, another church may bite the dust in Northern New England. More specifically, the former St. John the Evangelist Catholic church may be torn down to put up a Dunkin… Read more »

Demolition Alert 20: Old Washington County Courthouse in Calais, Maine

The Bangor Daily News is reporting that the old Washington County Courthouse, now owned by Fairpoint, is being demolished. From the story: History or hazard? That’s the crux of the… Read more »