Brooklin Flour Mills

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Item Type:
Colour photograph of the flour mills in Brooklin (Whitby).
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.
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:
Width: 35 cm
Height: 27.5 cm
Personal Name(s):
Campbell, Robert
Corporate Name(s):
Brooklin Flour Mills
Local identifier:
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.
Whitby Public Library
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405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Brooklin Flour Mills

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