The Albany

In 20mm f2.8, England, Travel by Robert LussierLeave a Comment

I made a point to go out for an evening photo walk while I was in Coventry last spring. While I was out I made my way to the neighborhood pub for a pint, of course. The Albany is the quintessential neighborhood pub. Everyone in the pub appeared to know one another and my entrance …

Golden Club

In 14mm f2.8, nevada, Travel by Robert Lussier1 Comment

Happy Friday. The Golden Club is one of four drinking establishments in Austin, Nevada (about as many churches too). Not bad for a town of  a couple hundred people.  Like the International, The Golden Club’s bar was transplanted from England in the later part of the 19th century — beautifully maintained, but not photographed by …

Worthen House Cafe, Lowell MA

In architecture, Cityscape, interior, Lowell, pubs by Robert Lussier3 Comments

More commonly known as “The Old Worthen,” the historic Worthen House is the oldest restaurant and tavern in Lowell, Massachussetts. The Worthen House was established in 1898. The bar’s most notable features are the belt-linked fan system, which is the only existing set in its original building in the country and the 19th century pressed …