Postmarked Nov 2, 1911 Postcard view of the London railway bridge (still in use today). The Thames river can be seen in the foreground, with a hut being seen off to the right side. "London Bridge, St. Mary's, Canada"
Coloured-in postcard view of the Grand Trunk railway bridge (now a walkway). "Grand Trunk Viaduct, St. Marys, Canada."
Postcard view of the river as it bends towards the railway viaduct. "The Bend in the River, St. Marys, Ont."
Postcard view of the Thames River at St. Marys and the lake formed by the mill dam, built across the river in 1908. Grand Trunk Trail Railway viaduct on the Sarnia line in background. View of North Ward of St. Marys. Condition: worn and scratched "Rice Lake, St. Mary's, Ont., Canada"
Postmarked July __, 1909 Postcard view of "The Race" (water flow used for the mills), and in the background the Sarnia railway bridge (still in use) is visible.
Four men in a boat are visible, a couple of them tipping their hat to the photographer. This photo was taken by Milton Reesor and is available in the Reesor...
Postmarked 1912 Postcard view of the Mill Race with 4 men in a boat casually floating towards the photographer. In the background the Sarnia railway bridge can be seen. Also see 021pc-OA for a black and white version of this postcard.
One can also go through the Reesor Collection of photos at the St. Marys...
"Sarnia bridge over Thames looking North up Thames River before dam was constructed." Condition: Photo is yellowed with some stains and wear; matte has been cut-off at left side.
1865 One side of a stereoview of the Thames River, the Sarnia Bridge (now part of the Grand Trunk trail walkway), and an ashery all seen from the Queen Street (Victoria) bridge. Condition: Copy is in excellent condition. Sarnia Bridge, Thames River and the Ashery from Victoria Bridge 1865
Colourized postcard view of the Thames River with the Grand Trunk railway bridge (Sarnia line) seen in the background. Condition: Okay condition - a little worn. View of Dam at Confluence of River Thames & Front Creek
St. Mary's Ont
approx. 1909 Souvenir postcard view of Rice Lake and the Thames River with some of downtown, the churches and some homes in view as well. This postcard is much longer than a normal postcard (over 55cm long!). We have 3 flat versions of this postcard in our oversize collection.
Conditions for each copy:...
Postcard view of Rice Lake with a couple of men in a small boat resting in the water. The Sarnia railway bridge can be seen in the background over the Thames River.
Rice Lake was formed by the creation of a new dam by the Carter Milling Company, and named after the man running the company at...
Postcard view of the Falls and Rice Lake. On Rice Lake people in canoes can be seen, with the Flats seen behind, and way in the background the Sarnia railway bridge. Condition: Fair. Worn looking and brown toned. Appears to have aged a lot.
ca. 1950 Photo of the Thames River with the Sarnia railroad bridge seen in the background. Condition: Copy is good.
ca. 1950 Photo of the the dam (which gives St. Marys one of its many nicknames: Little Falls), with the Sarnia railroad bridge visible in the background. Condition: Copy is good.
ca. 1950 Photo of the dam and of the Sarnia Bridge viewed from the Queen Street bridge. Condition: Copy is good.
Photo of the girders being replaced on the Sarnia bridge. Just visible is the original dam. Condition: Copy is good.
ca. 1905 Photo of four men in a canoe on the Thames River. The Sarnia bridge can be seen in the background. Condition: Fair. Image shows okay (slightly faded) but it is very yellowed and has gotten wet in the past (a lot of water stains).
1900 Photo of the Thames River with the Sarnia railway bridge seen in the background. The water is obviously fairly low in this photo.
See also "Early St. Marys" by L.W. Wilson and Larry Pfaff (#1). Condition: Good copy.
Photo of the Sarnia railway bridge as seen from the South Ward. Condition: Good. Gloss shows imperfections.
ca. 1950 Postcard view of the Thames River with the falls right in the foreground. The Sarnia bridge can be seen far off in the background. Condition: Very good copy. Sarnia Bridge Over Thames River St. Mary's