Central Garage, c.1922

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A black and white photograph of Central Garage The Davidson Motor Company Ltd.
This garage was located at 103 Dundas Street East. It was built by William Davidson about 1917 on the south side of Dundas Street east of the Dominion Bank at Brock Street. Later the garage became known as Whitby Motors Ltd. Mr. Davidson operated the garage until his retirement in 1962.
On sign above store: "Central Garage The Davidson Motor Co. Ltd. Auto Accessories and Battery Service. Machinist and General Auto Repairs." On the window is a advertisement that says "Mobiloil". On the side of the building is a poster style advertisement that says "tires and tubes selected dealer".
Date of Original:
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Local identifier:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
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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.
Recommended Citation:
Central Garage, c.1922, Photographer Unknown. Whitby Archives 01-000-070.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a 1973 copy negative.
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Central Garage, c.1922

A black and white photograph of Central Garage The Davidson Motor Company Ltd.