Colchester

Richard Arsenault on April 24th, 2014

Bus 242 to Hartford, a new photo in my Windows To The Past project.  Zooming in on the bus shows it’s with “The Short Line”, which some internet searching tells me was a bus line from New London to Hartford. The old photo is from the 1940’s, was taken by Jack Delano, and is part […]

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Richard Arsenault on May 27th, 2013

Most of the Windows To The Past photos I create are of buildings which are still around, but once in a while I come across a great old photo of a building that is long gone.  I found this photo in the Library of Congress archives and knew I wanted to use it, but I […]

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Richard Arsenault on May 18th, 2013

The leaves are back on the trees, so it’s time to do some more Windows To The Past photos.  Here we have Levine and Levine from Nov-Dec, 1940 mixed with the present location of Colchester Mill Fabrics in May, 2013. We can see a Texaco that is long gone, and behind that looks to have […]

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Richard Arsenault on May 5th, 2013

If you’re been to the Air Line Trail throughout Colchester you’ve probably seen these signs.  I have no idea who added the flowers but I know they were on a few signs last year, possibly even earlier.  Most of the trail crossing in Colchester, if not all, have the flowers added to the signs.  Has […]

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Richard Arsenault on March 31st, 2013

Weekly Photo – Tim Cote, in the 2013 Country Music Talent Show I’m finally catching up on weekly photos with a double post today.  We’re starting with Tim Cote, the winner of this year’s Country Music Talent Show.  The contest is hosted by the Plainfield Rotary and 97.7 WCTY.  Here is a photo gallery from this year’s […]

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