Wolfenden and Lawrie Marble Works


Description
Creator:
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
People standing and sitting outside and two people standing on the roof of Wolfenden & Lawrie Marble Works. There is also a horse drawn cart in the foreground of the picture.
Notes:
It is believed this shop was located at 105 Dundas Street East on the south side between Brock and Green Streets and that it was destroyed by fire October 16, 1877. However, it is unknown if this is the shop from Whitby. Johnathan Wolfenden started a marble works in Whitby as early as 1849. It is not known when he had his partnership with Mr. Lawrie. The business closed in the 1890s.
Inscriptions:
Wolfenden & Lawrie Marble Works (sign on building)
Date of Original:
c.1870
Dimensions:
Width: 12 cm
Height: 10 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 12cm
Image Height: 10cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
01-000-017
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a 1978 copy of the original.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Wolfenden and Lawrie Marble Works


People standing and sitting outside and two people standing on the roof of Wolfenden & Lawrie Marble Works. There is also a horse drawn cart in the foreground of the picture.