Picture St. Marys
Ruins of Knox Church, 1905


Description
Creator:
Milton Reesor, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
The ruins of the second Knox Presbyterian Church in St. Marys. This photo was taken by local photographer Milton Reesor on February 12, 1905. This church was once located on Church Street across from the St. James Anglican Church. The first Knox Presbyterian Church in St. Marys was built in 1879 but destroyed by fire in 1891, as was its replacement (seen here) in 1905. By the 1950s the congregation united with the other Presbyterian congregation and in 1969 the Church was sold and demolished.
Notes:
Condition: Very good - Image is very clear. Slight discolouration of photo. No damage or blemishes otherwise. Album page is in good condition.
Inscriptions:
"Ruins of Knox Church. Burned. Feb. 12th 05"
Date of Original:
12 Feb 1905
Dimensions:
Width: 18.4 cm
Height: 22.8 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 12.1cm
Image Height: 7.6cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
Reesor188
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:
"Ruins of Knox Church, 1905", St. Marys Museum, Reesor188.
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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Ruins of Knox Church, 1905


The ruins of the second Knox Presbyterian Church in St. Marys. This photo was taken by local photographer Milton Reesor on February 12, 1905. This church was once located on Church Street across from the St. James Anglican Church. The first Knox Presbyterian Church in St. Marys was built in 1879 but destroyed by fire in 1891, as was its replacement (seen here) in 1905. By the 1950s the congregation united with the other Presbyterian congregation and in 1969 the Church was sold and demolished.