Brunton Lumber Yard Fire, 1951
Publication:
Daily Times-Gazette (Whitby, ON), 8 February 1951


Description
Media Type:
Image
Newspaper
Item Type:
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative showing the fire at the Brunton Lumberyard at Port Whitby. Members of the Whitby Fire Department are attempting to put out the fire.
Notes:
The Brunton Lumber Company was built at Whitby Harbor in 1941. The company manufactured ammunition boxes for Defense Industries Limited in Ajax during the Second World War. The company was later sold to General Mills and was destroyed by fire on February 8, 1951.
Date of Original:
8 February 1951
Dimensions:
Width: 10 cm
Height: 13 cm
Subject(s):
Corporate Name(s):
Daily Times-Gazette
Local identifier:
08-005-015
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8561942299248 Longitude: -78.9262610369873
Donor:
Whitby Fire Department
Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Date:
1951
Copyright Holder:
Daily Times-Gazette
Recommended Citation:
Brunton Lumber yard Fire, 1951, Daily Times-Gazette, Whitby Archives, 08-005-015.
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Brunton Lumber Yard Fire, 1951


Black and white negative showing the fire at the Brunton Lumberyard at Port Whitby. Members of the Whitby Fire Department are attempting to put out the fire.