Category Archives: Mount Oliver

parting shot: mount oliver

That was quick. The picture above was taken at the top of the hill on Ormsby Street, named for John Ormsby, a Major in the French and Indian War, who received a land-grant for the land in 1763 from George … Continue reading

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old school buildings in mount oliver

Near the old St. Joseph’s church (now the home of Potter’s House Ministries) sits an old school complex. Both buildings are pretty old and are abandoned.

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one stop mount oliver house-porn and garden tour

Most of the homes in Mount Oliver are tidy frame houses spaced evenly on hills. The following house, however, is the jewel of the neighborhood.

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mountainous oliver

Mount Oliver is pretty hilly. The red pickup looked like it could have tumbled down the hill with a strong wind.

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mount oliver

Mount Oliver is a bite-sized neighborhood in Pittsburgh’s South Side. The neighborhood is not to be confused with the borough of Mount Oliver, which is located directly to the west and which, strangely, is not officially part of Pittsburgh at … Continue reading

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