Picture St. Marys
Skelly's Hill Looking North, 1902


Description
Creator:
Milton Reesor, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A photo showing the area once known as Skelly's Hill in 1902. John Skelly owned a tavern and inn at the top of Water Street on the outskirts of St. Marys. This photo gives a view looking northeast towards town from the hill. The inn was demolished in 1938 and the brick salvaged from the building to be used in the addition of the old St. Marys Collegiate.

The church steeples in St. Marys can be seen far in the distance, as well as the top of Town Hall near the centre of the photo. This photo was taken by local photography enthusiast Milton Reesor.
Notes:
Condition: Good - The image is clear. Slight discolouration of photo. Photo is worn along bottom right corner. Album matte in fair condition, severe staining and wear around edges.
Inscriptions:
"Skelly's Hill"
Date of Original:
1902
Dimensions:
Width: 11.4 cm
Height: 17.4 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 8cm
Image Height: 5.5cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
Reesor104
Collection:
St. Marys Museum Photo Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.25009 Longitude: -81.13304
Donor:
Dan O'Toole
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
"Skelly's Hill, 1902", St. Marys Museum, Reesor104.
Location of Original:
R. Lorne Eedy Archives
Terms of Use:
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal study or research; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder.
Reproduction Notes:
This image is a watermarked low resolution reproduction. High resolution images are available at the St. Marys Museum for a fee.
Contact
St. Marys Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

177 Church Street South,

P.O. Box 998,

St. Marys, Ontario.

N4X 1B6

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Skelly's Hill Looking North, 1902


A photo showing the area once known as Skelly's Hill in 1902. John Skelly owned a tavern and inn at the top of Water Street on the outskirts of St. Marys. This photo gives a view looking northeast towards town from the hill. The inn was demolished in 1938 and the brick salvaged from the building to be used in the addition of the old St. Marys Collegiate.

The church steeples in St. Marys can be seen far in the distance, as well as the top of Town Hall near the centre of the photo. This photo was taken by local photography enthusiast Milton Reesor.