Picture St. Marys
Grand Trunk Railway Bridge Over Trout Creek, 1899
Description
Creator
Milton Reesor, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
This photo, taken by local amateur photographer Milton Reesor, gives a view of the London Bridge over Trout Creek in 1899. The North Ward is visible in the background with the Holy Name Catholic Church on the left side of the photo and the Rectory to the right of the church. The London Bridge, a railway bridge, was built in 1857 for the use of trains traveling on the Grand Trunk Rail Line. The Via Station was not yet built at this date.
Notes
Condition: Poor - Image is not very clear. Image is quite dark, severe light damage, "foggy" appearance and fading. Several dark blemishes and spotting all over photograph. Album page is in good condition.
Inscriptions
"G.T.R. Bridge Over Trout Creek. St. Marys."
Date of Original
1899
Dimensions
Width: 17.5 cm
Height: 11.5 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 9.4cm
Image Height: 7cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
Reesor056
Collection
St. Marys Museum Photo Collection
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.25009 Longitude: -81.13304
Donor
Dan O'Toole
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
"Grand Trunk Railway Bridge Over Trout Creek, 1899", St. Marys Museum, Reesor056.
Location of Original
R. Lorne Eedy Archives
Terms of Use
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal research or study; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder.
Reproduction Notes
This image is a watermarked low resolution reproduction. High resolution images are available at the St. Marys Museum for a fee.
Contact
St. Marys Museum
Email:museum@town.stmarys.on.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

177 Church Street South,

P.O. Box 998,

St. Marys, Ontario.

N4X 1B6

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Grand Trunk Railway Bridge Over Trout Creek, 1899


This photo, taken by local amateur photographer Milton Reesor, gives a view of the London Bridge over Trout Creek in 1899. The North Ward is visible in the background with the Holy Name Catholic Church on the left side of the photo and the Rectory to the right of the church. The London Bridge, a railway bridge, was built in 1857 for the use of trains traveling on the Grand Trunk Rail Line. The Via Station was not yet built at this date.