Brooklin Flour Mills


Description
Creator:
Unknown, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Colour photograph of the flour mills in Brooklin (Whitby).
Notes:
The Brooklin Mill was built in 1848 by Robert Campbell and is considered one of Ontario County's first flour mills. The original mill was a rectangular shaped building made out of brick. It operated as a mill from 1848 until 1991. In 2002 the Brooklin Mill Montessori School opened in the old mill.

This photograph is one of 19 promotional photographs highlighting a variety of Whitby's buildings and spaces, including businesses, Town facilities, and industry.
Inscriptions:
Label under photo:
"Brooklin Flour Mills
22 Cassels Road, Brooklin 416-655-4851
Whitby's Oldest Industry - Built 1848 Flour and feed mill"
Date of Original:
ca.1983
Dimensions:
Width: 35 cm
Height: 27.5 cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Campbell, Robert
Corporate Name(s):
Brooklin Flour Mills
Local identifier:
D2016_004_019
Collection:
Digital Photographs
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
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.
Recommended Citation:
Brooklin Flour Mills, ca. 1983, photographer unknown. Whitby Archives photograph D2016_004_019.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from photograph on hardboard. Originals have been deaccessioned.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
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Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Brooklin Flour Mills


Colour photograph of the flour mills in Brooklin (Whitby).