Houlton Maine Abandoned Border Station

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Comments (5)

priest21 on April 10, 2008

I am 45 now, but I was born in Houlton and lived there til i was 13. We used to take many a carefree ride into Canada, using that very (now abandoned) border station. Awesome pic.

Loretka on April 10, 2008

It makes my heart so sad to see the decaying of that station where there used to be such a flurry of activity every time we stopped on our fun family rides into Canada!

cbossie on June 16, 2008

This was active as late as the 1980s. I remember driving through this with my parents while they were building the new big border crossing station. What a reminiscence!

Tom Mc on November 21, 2011

In 1948 I lived here with my uncle who was a US customs inspector. It was a dirt logging road then.

wbaron on November 21, 2011

Tom, that's cool! Do you have any photos from the old days? I'd love to see how this place used to look. You can reach me at bill@baron.net.

Sign up to comment. Sign in if you already did it.

Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 25, 2007
  • Attribution-Share Alike
    by wbaron