This Webpage created by Sharon Wick 2010
|CONNEAUT HISTORY & GENEALOGY...........|
End of an Era....
These pages contain the demolition pictures from start to finish. I am sure that there will be some people seeing the destruction of rooms that have a lot of meaningful memories.
I have included the pictures as "thumbnail" pictures for you to click on to see more detail of each picture. This way the page will load faster and you can see the larger version of each picture.
The first picture is where
my husband and I arrived there. The demolition crew had
already started on the West end of the third floor.
AGAIN........ The BEGINNING of the END of a
building that housed many stories that were a part of this century
building. One woman said her mother was born in this building
while another man, Mr. Bill Tucker, said his grandmother passed away
in her bedroom on the second floor. His family owned the
building from 1945 to 1974 when it was sold to Wilford Snyder and is
wife. It was later sold to a Mr. Harris who was incarcerated
shortly after and had no interest in keeping up the building at any
means. It quickly deteriorated due to weather and lack of heat
in the cold weather.
And all that is left at THE END.....
The remaining pieces of the Harrington Block are
being carried away by
NOTE: Please excuse any grammatical errors on this page as I
am not much at writing stories.
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All photos taken by Sharon Wick,