Oh My 06880 — Photo Challenge #88

Anyone driving on Hillspoint Road has seen Compo Cove — the couple of dozen homes between Old Mill Beach and Sherwood Island. However, many Westporters don’t know they’re accessible only by a foot path near the Sherwood Mill Pond.

Plenty of Westporters do know about this hidden gem, though. And Fred Cantor, Matt Murray, Kathi Sherman, Rich Stein, Robert Mitchell, Michelle Saunders, Andrew Colabella, Susan Huppi, Elayne Landau, Rick Benson, Jann Colabella and Lynn Betts Baker all identified the gate, which was last week’s photo challenge. Click here for the photo; scroll down for comments.

(Fun fact: Back in the 1950s and ’60s — before most homes were winterized — the area was known as “Psycho Path.” The reason: Many summer residents were New York City psychiatrists.)

Today’s photo challenge should be tougher. If you know where in Westport you’d find this scene, click “Comments” below.

Oh My 06880 - September 4, 2016

6 responses to “Oh My 06880 — Photo Challenge #88

  1. Westport wash and wax!

  2. Michael Calise

    One thing is for sure this is not a bench at compo beach since the beach benches are plastic!

  3. I agree with Susan — Westport Wash and Wax car wash.

  4. Westport wash and wax

  5. Yes, it’s Westport Wash and Wax — Westport’s great community asset. They’re as good and generous as they are willing to provide a spot to sit. Thanks!

  6. Virginia Tienken

    Yes. Westport Wash and Wax. i was there yesterday for the first time. How ironic!