Crystal Pool, Derelict

Crystal Pool, before restoration, Glen Echo Park, MD

We dip once again into the archives (March 2008) to retrieve today’s image.

Here’s the facade of the Crystal Pool at Glen Echo Park. Although the swimming pool was not rebuilt, the facade was “restored” some time after I shot this photograph and—to my mind—promptly lost all of its considerable derelict charm.

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One Response to Crystal Pool, Derelict
  1. David Memphis MOJO Smith
    March 5, 2013 | 6:14 pm

    Sometimes better really isn’t.