PHOTO: Looking Back ... Port Royal and more

Forty-one years ago, Port Royal in southern Naples was well under way — with homes much smaller than new ones, some of which have replaced these. Courtesy of Yvette and Greg Whitaker, from the aerial photo archives of their late father.

Forty-one years ago, Port Royal in southern Naples was well under way — with homes much smaller than new ones, some of which have replaced these. Courtesy of Yvette and Greg Whitaker, from the aerial photo archives of their late father.

Forty-one years ago, Port Royal in southern Naples was well under way — with homes much smaller than new ones, some of which have replaced these. That day’s idea of a boat barn or condo stands out at lower right. Also note the original size of the wood pilings or groins extending into the Gulf at lower left. Courtesy of Yvette and Greg Whitaker, from the aerial photo archives of their late father, who was a prominent local Realtor. Readers with memorabilia to share are encouraged to call the Perspective editor at 263-4773.

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