Category Archives: History Saved

Picture of Austin Corbin Estate in Newport, New Hampshire

Austin Corbin Estate in Newport, New Hampshire

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Recently we came across this listing showing the Austin Corbin Estate (500 acres) at 2 Croydon Brook Road in Newport, New Hampshire is for sale–for a mere $4.9 million. Price… Read more »

History Saved 3: Meeting House in Rockingham, Vermont

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The Brattleboro Reformer recently had a story on the restoration of the Meeting House in Rockingham, Vermont: One of the oldest public buildings still in existence in Vermont, the Rockingham… Read more »

History Saved 2: Burnham Farmhouse in Arundel, Maine

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photo credit: ednl Update: The Burnham and Lunt Farmhouses were successfully moved to their new home sites. The Portland Press Herald reports on the efforts to save the Burnham Farmhouse and… Read more »

History Saved 1: Train Depot in Lewiston-Auburn, Maine

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Following on the heels of another depressing Demolition Alert (Demolition Alert 6: John Calvin Stevens Designed Carriage House in Gardiner, Maine) we’ve decided to lighten things up a bit with… Read more »

Gingerbread House in Norway, Maine Saved

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Fortunately, it’s not all bad news when it comes to saving Northern New England’s historic architecture.  The Sun Journal reports that the Gingerbread house in Norway, Maine has nearly completed… Read more »