County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
View of Grand River with Willow Street Raceway and Grand River Dam, c. 1860


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
This photograph shows a view of the Grand River in Paris, c. 1860, looking south from the railway bridge. The section to the left is the Willow Street raceway that powered numerous businesses, most prominently Penmans Nos. 2 and 3 Mills. The dam is visible in the foreground.

This image was printed on page 240 of At the Forks of the Grand: Volume I by D. A. Smith.
Date of Original:
[ca. 1860]
Dimensions:
Width: 10.4 cm
Height: 5.3 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
2009.0062.01 Page 3A, Photo 2
Collection:
D.A. Smith Photograph Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1968074994328 Longitude: -80.3826713562012
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
View of Grand River with Willow Street Raceway and Grand River Dam, [ca. 1860], D.A. Smith Photograph Collection, 2009.0062.01 Page 3A, Photo 2, Paris Museum and Historical Society
Terms of Use:
The information and images provided are for personal research only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. Use of this information should include the credit “Paris Museum and Historical Society.”
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Paris Museum and Historical Society
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Paris Museum and Historical Society

51 William Street, Paris, ON

N3L 1N4

(519) 442-9295

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View of Grand River with Willow Street Raceway and Grand River Dam, c. 1860


This photograph shows a view of the Grand River in Paris, c. 1860, looking south from the railway bridge. The section to the left is the Willow Street raceway that powered numerous businesses, most prominently Penmans Nos. 2 and 3 Mills. The dam is visible in the foreground.

This image was printed on page 240 of At the Forks of the Grand: Volume I by D. A. Smith.