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Snapshots

  1. What kind of car is this?

    Snapshot Title: What kind of car is this?
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    VW 2-wheeler?



  2. Imagine what could go here?

    Snapshot Title: Imagine what could go here?
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    High Point Pittsburgh - www.highpointpittsburgh.org Will open in a new tab or window



  3. Big Birds flying high over the north hil

    Snapshot Title: Big Birds flying high over the north hil
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    You can zoom in on them individually.



  4. sq hill

    Snapshot Title: sq hill
    Taken by: h hm

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    squirrel hill south



  5. Enjoying the aun

    Snapshot Title: Enjoying the aun
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    And the quiet.



  6. Ft. Pitt blockhouse

    Snapshot Title: Ft. Pitt blockhouse
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Pittsburgh's oldest building
    www.fortpittblockhouse.com Will open in a new tab or window/



  7. You have arrived!

    Snapshot Title: You have arrived!
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Have no doubt, Pittsburgh is capitol of the Steeler Nation



  8. Doesn't look that bad.

    Snapshot Title: Doesn't look that bad.
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    NOT.



  9. The twin towere

    Snapshot Title: The twin towere
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Wonder if we cget a gigapanorama from the top of one of these towers?



  10. Pittsburgh Station Square

    Snapshot Title: Pittsburgh Station Square
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Listed on the National Register of Historic Places as the "Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Complex" Station Square was refurbished by the Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation. The retail deve...



  11. Frank Curto Park

    Snapshot Title: Frank Curto Park
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    On Bigelow Blvd.



  12. Polish Hill

    Snapshot Title: Polish Hill
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    An iconic neighborhood



  13. Edgar Snyder and Associates

    Snapshot Title: Edgar Snyder and Associates
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    They'll get money for you!



  14. S trip District mural

    Snapshot Title: S trip District mural
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Coffee dreams?



  15. The Hot Metal Bridge

    Snapshot Title: The Hot Metal Bridge
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    This re-purposed connection between two riverbanks and mill sites is the most prominent relic of Pittsburgh's great steel-making era.



  16. The clock of many names

    Snapshot Title: The clock of many names
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    This was once the Duquesne Brewery, but this clock face has worn numerous names over the decade.



  17. lawrenceville

    Snapshot Title: lawrenceville
    Taken by: alex ruck

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Lower Lawrenceville



  18. Cathedral of Learning

    Snapshot Title: Cathedral of Learning
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    University of Pittsburgh



  19. Welcome to PNC Park

    Snapshot Title: Welcome to PNC Park
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Home of the Pittsburgh Pirates



  20. Available for lease

    Snapshot Title: Available for lease
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Each day 150,000 people drive by the Hartman Building.



  21. Gateway Center "T" Stop

    Snapshot Title: Gateway Center "T" Stop
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Here's where you can get free rides on Pittsburgh's downtown. The station features a wall mural by artist Romare Bearden.



  22. Footprint of Fort Duqeuesne

    Snapshot Title: Footprint of Fort Duqeuesne
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    From Wikipedia
    Fort Duquesne, built at a point where the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers come together to form the Ohio River, was long seen as important for controlling the Ohio Country,[1] both fo...



  23. High Point Pittsburgh

    Snapshot Title: High Point Pittsburgh
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Just imagine what could go here!



  24. Stella ad

    Snapshot Title: Stella ad
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Less a glass, more a display cabinet.



  25. Looking west?

    Snapshot Title: Looking west?
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    This water tank and tower, could it be Pittsburgh International Airport?



  26. Twin towers

    Snapshot Title: Twin towers
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Can anyone identify these two towers and where they are?



  27. Pl;ane landing?

    Snapshot Title: Pl;ane landing?
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Too far to make out any details.



  28. Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood

    Snapshot Title: Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Statue of Fred Rogers on Pittsburgh's North Shore.



  29. Roberto Clemente at PNC Park

    Snapshot Title: Roberto Clemente at PNC Park
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Great One watches the ball head for the outfield.



  30. Mazi heads for home

    Snapshot Title: Mazi heads for home
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Statue of Bill Mazeroski outside PNC Park.



  31. The Palm House

    Snapshot Title: The Palm House
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The Palm House is part of the Phipps Conservatory. The Phipps in located in Schenley Park, in the Oakland district of Pittsburgh. phipps.conservatory.org Will open in a new tab or window/



  32. 57 Varieties

    Snapshot Title: 57 Varieties
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    The old Heinz building on Pittsburgh's Northside. They used to give small Pickle Pins to visitors. I lost mine. :^(



  33. Blowing leaves

    Snapshot Title: Blowing leaves
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Clearing the walkway.



  34. Lovers at the Point

    Snapshot Title: Lovers at the Point
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Is he whispering in her ear?



  35. The other observers

    Snapshot Title: The other observers
    Taken by: Kim Bridges

    Image: Downtown Pittsburgh from the roof of the Trimont Apartment complex, Mt. Washington
    Image Owner: Richard Palmer



    Description:

    Astronomical observatories.