The West Side of the Last Remaining Camp X Building, c.2012


Description
Creator:
Lynn Philip Hodgson, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
A colour photograph of the west side of the last remaining Camp X building located at 4680 Thickson Road, Whitby, Ontario. In this view the door of the building is boarded up and there are tree branches blocking the view of the door.
Notes:
Camp X was a spy training camp and communications centre established by British Security Co-ordination on the shore of Lake Ontario on the border between Whitby and East Whitby Townships. The camp operated from 1941 to 1945. It was used as a government communications centre until 1969. All of the buildings were demolished in 1971-1972 except for one which was moved to 4680 Thickson Road, Whitby, the site of Whitby Animal Services.

Date of Original:
c.2012
Dimensions:
Width: 5 in
Height: 3 in
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Hodgson, Lynn Philip
Corporate Name(s):
The Lynn Philip Hodgson Camp-X Collection
Local identifier:
A2017_014_003
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.9322405155992 Longitude: -78.9328485423279
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:
2012
Copyright Holder:
Lynn Philip Hodgson
Recommended Citation:
The West Side of the Last Remaining Camp X Building, c.2012, Lynn Philip Hodgson. Whitby Archives A2017_014_003.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a colour photograph.
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The West Side of the Last Remaining Camp X Building, c.2012


A colour photograph of the west side of the last remaining Camp X building located at 4680 Thickson Road, Whitby, Ontario. In this view the door of the building is boarded up and there are tree branches blocking the view of the door.