On the Western Edge – The Sutro Bathhouse (Thumbnail image)

The old Sutro Bathhouse ruins north of the Cliff House: The tic-tac-toe looking structure in the modern picture was where the pump house, that drew water from the ocean into the pool, was. The link below will allow you to see all of the posts for this series of pictures on the western edge of … Read more On the Western Edge – The Sutro Bathhouse (Thumbnail image)

On the Western Edge – The Murphy Windmill and the streetcar bridge (Thumbnail image)

A then and now threesome; the top picture was taken in 1900 at the old streetcar bridge on the western edge of Golden Gate Park, two years before the Murphy Windmill was built. In the middle picture from the early 1940’s, streetcars were still crossing here. The bottom photo I took in August of 2015. … Read more On the Western Edge – The Murphy Windmill and the streetcar bridge (Thumbnail image)

On the Western Edge – Fleishhacker’s Pool (Thumbnail image)

At top, the old Fleishhacker’s Pool and Pool house in 1970 when they closed. The middle picture was taken in September of 2012. The pool was filled in and is now the parking lot of the San Francisco Zoo. The Pool House was destroyed by fire the year following my 2012 picture, and only the … Read more On the Western Edge – Fleishhacker’s Pool (Thumbnail image)