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10 Park Avenue, Oakville, Ontario, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

10 Park Avenue in Oakville, Ontario is south of Lakeshore Road, east of Trafalgar Road right on the shoreline of Lake Ontario. At the time of the ...

10 Park Avenue, Oakville, Ontario, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
Trafalgar Township Historical Society Newsletter April 2020

You can view the complete newsletter in full text by clicking on "Original PDF" on the right side of the record. Individual pages can each be ...

Trafalgar Township Historical Society Newsletter April 2020
159 Balsam Drive, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

The Laurie Smith Heritage Consulting report, Balsam Drive Streetscape includes this address, listing "Patrick's House" as it was called, a frame ...

159 Balsam Drive, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
126 Bath Street, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

5 photographs from the Parks Canada collection of the house owned by Mr. and Ms. Wilder Breckenridge at the time. The estimated date of construction ...

126 Bath Street, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
184 Balsam Drive, Oakville, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

Parks Canada recorded that the house was called "Sunnybank", owned by Ms. Lunau and built in 1850. In the mid-1970's, there are a number of ...

184 Balsam Drive, Oakville, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
275 Balsam Drive, Oakville, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

At the time of photographing, Parks Canada recorded that Dr. & Ms. G. Owen were the present owners. They estimated that the house had been built in ...

275 Balsam Drive, Oakville, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
111 Bath Street, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

The frame house at 111 Bath Street was built by George Chisholm about 1850. It is Listed on the Town of Oakville Register of Properties of Cultural ...

111 Bath Street, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
109 Balsam Drive, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

5 of the 6 photographs taken by Parks Canada are included in this record. Click on "Pages" "Select" to view all. This house property was called ...

109 Balsam Drive, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
73 Brant Street, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

There are 5 photographs of this house that has been demolished. The Parks Canada construction estimate is 1865. It was south of Lakeshore Road, ...

73 Brant Street, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2488 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

This was thought to have been built by Benjamin Smith. Mr. Smith was a carriage maker in Palermo. The original property was parceled off and by the ...

2488 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2491 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

6 photographs as well as both sides of the blue contact sheet card are included in this record. Click on "Select" "Pages" to view these. At the ...

2491 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2477 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

The name of the Second Line, Township of Trafalgar was changed to Bronte Road with amalgamation of the Township with the Town of Oakville in 1965. ...

2477 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2462 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

In addition to the two blue index cards, there are 3 photos of the house in this record. Click on "Select" "Pages" to view. Parks Canada ...

2462 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2460 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

2460 Bronte Road is located today on Old Bronte Road, now on Part of Lot 31, Con 1 Trafalgar, SDS. It is in a planned cluster of about 7 houses ...

2460 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
1242 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

1242 Bronte Road is named "The Woodlands", home to George S. Atkins. In addition to the front and back sides of the blue indext contact sheet ...

1242 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
1842 Letter to Mrs. Thomson From Her Son, James Thomson

First shown here is the photograph of the stampless folded letter (SFL) with the broken wax seal. At the time, the postal cost was per "rate", a ...

1842 Letter to Mrs. Thomson From Her Son, James Thomson
Survey of the Sixteen Mile Creek Hollow, 1847

The following information is from the Trafalgar Township Historical Society's "Ward 5 History" by Michelle Knoll. Sixteen Village, [also called ...

Survey of the Sixteen Mile Creek Hollow, 1847
1216 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

This address is north of the QEW on the west side of Bronte Road across from Halton Region Paramedic Services Headquarters in the old Bronte village ...

1216 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
538 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

538 Bronte Road was at the intersection of Waterford Street, just south of Speers Road in Oakville. It is long gone. Only 2 of the photographs ...

538 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
2495 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

2495 Bronte Road is in 2020, 2495 Old Bronte Road. The house was the surgery and residence of Dr. Anson Buck and his family. Dr. Buck and his ...

2495 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
98, 100 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

This record has 5 photos of the different sides of the building. The photographs are quite dark so have been lightened digitally. The photographer ...

98, 100 Bronte Road,  Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
84, 86 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

As well as the "contact sheet" side of the blue card which shows all photographs taken by Parks Canada at their visit, 3 photographs of the building ...

84, 86 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
115 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

4 photographs plus the blue card verso showing all photographs taken by Parks Canada at the time are in this record. Parks Canada recorded the ...

115 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
80 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

As well as the contact sheet card showing all the photos taken by Parks Canada, there are 3 photos included in this record. At the time of ...

80 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
390 Lakeshore Road East, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

390 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville is on the south side of Lakeshore, just east of First Street, east of Trafalgar Road. This address was formerly ...

390 Lakeshore Road East, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
55 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

Click on "Select Pages" above to view the house photographs and the front of the index card. Image No. 2 is the front of the Parks Canada cataloguing ...

55 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
53 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

Click on "Select Pages" above to view the house photographs and the front of the index card. Image No. 2 is the front of the Parks Canada cataloguing ...

53 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
51 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

Click on "Select Pages" above to view the 3 house photographs and the front of the index card. Image No. 2 is the front of the Parks Canada ...

51 Bronte Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
Rural Route #1, Bronte, Mail Contract, 1918

A quick search of the newspapers archived in Halinet shows that rural routes needing a new postman had a notice placed in area newspapers by the Post ...

Rural Route #1, Bronte, Mail Contract, 1918
3369 North Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

Only 1 photograph was taken. Perhaps they had come to end of the film roll and end of the work day. No owner or tenant information on the index ...

3369 North Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
3269 North Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

3269 North Service Road is at Ford Drive north of the Queen Elizabeth Way. Google maps places it where the exit ramp from the westbound QEW meets ...

3269 North Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
3410 South Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

3410 South Service Road east is on The Canadian Road at the northeast corner of the Ford plant according to Google maps. This farm would have been ...

3410 South Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
3266 South Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

3266 South Service Road in Oakville, Ontario is west of Bronte Creek, on McPherson Road just south of the Queen Elizabeth Way, empty land in ...

3266 South Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
230 South Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

Parks Canada was only able to estimate the street address of this farmhouse. 230 South Service Road is not enough to pinpoint the location. It ...

230 South Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2363 North Service Road , Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

At time of photographing by Parks Canada, this land was owned by A. Fumarti according to the Parks Canada index card. If it wasn't then, it was ...

2363 North Service Road , Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
2363A North Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

At time of photographing by Parks Canada, this land was owned by the Ontario Government, rented by Karopa Enterprises. The name of the resident is ...

2363A North Service Road, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2514 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

At the time of photographing, Parks Canada found that the owner was Mr. McGill. They estimated the house had been built in 1865. The farmhouse ...

2514 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972
3030 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

At the time of photographing, Parks Canada obtained no household information. They estimated the house had been built in 1865 in the Gothic Revival ...

3030 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
3394 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971

We have a number of records with a good deal of Smith family information in our internet collection, linked together in the Group, "John D. Smith ...

3394 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1971
2130 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

At the time of photographing, the house was estimated by Parks Canada to have been built in 1868. Dr. Anson Buck is listed as the first owner - see ...

2130 Dundas Street West, Canadian Inventory of Heritage Buildings, 1972

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