Main Street, Vineyard Haven, Mass.:
The Bank to Union Street

Site 1: The Factory, the Fire, and the Bank (under construction)

Site 2: Ben Franklin's (under construction)

Site 3: The North End Barber Shop (under construction)

Site 4: Lane's Block (under construction)

Also See: North of the Bank

1847 U.S. Navy Coast Survey

1858 Walling Map

June 1873 Assessors Map

Fall 1883 Assessors Map

1886 Birdseye view map (published 1887)
North is left.

1888 Real Estate Map

1914 Sanborn Map

Crocker's second factory (Site #1), the livery stable (Site #2), and E. H. Manter's Shoe Store (Site #3), after 1883.
Roughly the same view as above, looking northeast, July 2002. Very little has survived here from the 1880s.

View south circa 1906 - 1911.

View south about 1938. Cromwell Block (the brick building, Site #2) has replaced the wooden livery stable.

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