socially distanced

photo taken by Denton Harryman and shared on Flickr as creative commons (CC0)

Today’s photo shows a socially distanced porch visit. The photo was taken in the 4th ward which is part of Uptown Charlotte. Porch visits are a common and enjoyable pass time during the pandemic.

Following is a Wikipedia article about the 4th ward. Also, a link has been included for today’s photo saved on Flickr with the caption: A socially distanced porch visit in the 4th ward of Uptown Charlotte.

Ratcliffe Flowers

The Historic Ratcliffe Flowers sign in Uptown Charlotte
The Historic Ratcliffe Flowers sign stands in the Green with the Ratcliffe condos in the background. There is an interesting story, in the Charlotte Business Journal, about the Ratcliffe’s Flowers building, the construction of the condos, and the preservation and incorporation of the original architecture.

This photo was taken at 435 South Tryon Street. Following is a link to the Historic Landmark Commission website with detail about the sign.