Construction of Burns Arena
Description
Creator
Unknown
Media Type
Image
Item Types
Photographs
Negatives
Description
Black and white negative of a photograph showing the construction of Burns Arena. This photograph shows the main skating area and the curling rinks in the low sheds on either side of the building.
Notes
In 1913 Fred Burns englarged the old Barnes arena located on the block bound by Brock, Ontario, Green, and Gilbert Streets. After Fred Burns died in 1932, the arena was managed by Norman and Ernie Taylor and later by the Whitby Kinsmen Club. The arena was dismantled in 1953 and rebuilt in Chatsworth, Ontario.
Date of Original
1913
Dimensions
Width: 6 cm
Height: 6 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
21-003-001
Collection
Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8763655410382 Longitude: -78.9398574829102
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Construction of Burns Arena


Black and white negative of a photograph showing the construction of Burns Arena. This photograph shows the main skating area and the curling rinks in the low sheds on either side of the building.