Monthly Archives: November 2015

Boston Rubber Shoe Company

37 Washington Street, Melrose

Melrose, MA ~ 1900

The Boston Rubber Shoe Company once churned tens of thousands of shoes per day out of its Melrose and Malden factories. Today, the dilapidated buildings are being renovated and repurposed for housing. During the reconstruction project, Longleaf was lucky to reclaim some of the finest Heart Pine beams we’ve sawn since the 1990s.

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Renovating Y2Y Youth Shelter

Y2Y Shelter Cambridge Massachusetts

While undergraduates at Harvard, Sam Greenberg ’14 and Sarah Rosenkrantz ’14 became concerned with the lack of support for young homeless people in Cambridge, Massachusetts – and they did something about it.

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Finishing Our New Building

Longleaf Lumber, New Building, Berwick, Maine

The planets have finally aligned and our new Berwick warehouse will be in action shortly. Because winter is quickly approaching, we are working hard to get the warehouse and office building finished. The floor has just been poured, the doors and windows are in, and the frame is buttoned up.

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