This image shows Route 1 as it passes through Saugus Massachusetts. Northbound traffic was backed-up at the time due to a two-alarm fire a the Ferns Motel.
At the far left is the famous Hilltop Steak House sign. At the extreme upper left, Route One is visible as it rises a hill into Lynnfield, Massachusetts. The green Walnut St. overpass is shown at upper right. Scroll down to read about the contest.
The correct answer for this contest is, Mt. Hood Tower - Melrose, MA. It was answered by Hugh Connolly on December 17, just 24 hours after this contest was posted. Hugh is a former Saugus resident now living in Florida. He graduated SHS in 1959.
One person, the first, who can correctly identify the exact location where this image was taken from will win this contest.
Available prizes are either:
1.) 8x10 print of virtually any image from this site
2.) Gift certificate worth $45.00 off any 35MM slide scanning order.
Answers received by e-mail only will be considered. The location you provide must be specific and not the general area.
Use a corrected version of " jim at saugus dot net " for the e-mail address. Put "Saugus Contest" in the subject line or your message will not be read. No telephone calls please.
Please indicate a mailing address in your message for a slide scanning coupon or print delivery.
Click the links below to see available images.
Some older images might not be available for 8 x 10 prints due to the lack of an original source image or lack of a high resolution digital version.