West Portsmouth Photo Gallery June 22, 2017July 7, 2017 Ben Z West Portsmouth From NUWIC to Portsmouth Abbey. This area has some BIG debris; a lot of leftovers from the Navy's days at Melville. It looks like a fort, a ticket booth, and pirate ship. What it all means is anybody's guess. Were these some kind of shoreside structure or parts of the shipwreck in the bay?