Friday, November 30, 2018

Lost Neighborhood: The Village

22nd and Homestead Streets

Photo by Mr. Fox
I'm always fascinated by small groups of rowhouses isolated far from other parts of the city. Here's the story about yet another one, The Village, also known as Gooseshit Hill (not a joke)!! Read all about it at Naked Philly!

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Old-Ass Building: Ellis Riding Academy Annex

1423 Manning Street

Photo by Mr. Fox

You've probably never noticed this building, but if you look closely, there's a hell of a lot beneath the surface to talk about. Find out all about it at Naked Philly!

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

What Is It? University City Townhomes

3900 Market Street




How did a residential development of 70 homes end up on our primary commercial corridor? Find out all about it at Naked Philly!

Monday, September 17, 2018

Butt-Fugly Building: 11th Street Wendy's

1101 Walnut Street



This little shitbird of a Wendy's holds down a lot that's zoned for a skyscraper. How the hell did this thing get there? Find out at Naked Philly!

Friday, September 7, 2018

Lost Building: Wistar Quadrinities

113 Rear South Street Unit A and B



Two 18th Century homes are being demolished right now due to some fire damage. Never historically registered, in Society Hill but not in their historic district, completely ignored and forgotten for well over 200 years... until now! Read all about them at Naked Philly!

Friday, August 24, 2018

Old-Ass Building: Garfield Duncan Building

700 Spruce Street


Photo by Mr. Fox
With all the talk about facadectomies lately, the biggest one ever barely got a mention. Read all about it on Naked Philly!

Monday, August 13, 2018

OId-Ass Building: Apartments @ 1220

1220 North Broad Street

Photo by Mr. Fox
This North Broad tower gets no respect-- read all about it at the Naked Philly Blog