Lee Lane

One of the first shopping areas in Covington's downtown encountered by people coming in from the east is Lee Lane, a unique two-block adventure in quaint shops, good restaurants, and the look & feel of years ago. Here are some photographs of some of the buildings on Lee Lane.

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A Lee Lane map drawn in 1988
Here is the same map, but with some of the 2016 businesses labeled, which isn't easy because some of today's buildings were not even there in 1988. 

Lee Lane Photos From The Past

Over the years I have taken many photographs of the people and stores on Lee Lane in Covington. Here are some of them from the 1970's and 80's. Click on the images to make them larger. 


Arthur Middleton's Office

Quilts And Quaints
Josephine's Attic

Half Moon

Boutique Aimee

The Armoire

The Partridge, the Lily Pad and the Lee Lane Cafe

To read a Southern Living article about some of these Lee Lane shops, CLICK HERE.


Lee Lane at Night

Visiting Lee Lane shops at night is a favorite evening activity at certain times of the year...

Armoire on Lee Lane

Below is a photo of the store that started it all, the Armoire shop on Lee Lane in the 1980's, processed through a watercolor filter. Click on the image for a larger view.