Living on the Ledge

Phil Rose, a retired English teacher and Machiasport poet, built the Prowhouse on a bluff overlooking the Atlantic with little more than his bare hands and a poet’s pension. Today, this spirit lives on in his son’s stewardship of the

48 Hours in…Machias + Eastport

  June 2011 | By Jennifer Hazard  | Illustration by Josh Brill 48 hours of our favorite places to eat, rejuvenate, shop, and visit When traveling to Washington County, home to the historical downeast towns of Machias and Eastport, the landscape unravels before