now part of Pearson Airport. ~ thanks Howard Hoffman
Davenport Road might lack the stature of some of the other streets we've featured in our series of Toronto history, but even if it was never develo.
What malls used to look like in Toronto -- Yonge Arcade (Yonge/Adelaide through to Victoria). I remember being there with my Dad in the late Photo is from the
Kew Beach homes were once right at water's edge, Toronto, 1919
Construction starts on the CN Tower Feb 6 1973
What TTC buses used to look like
The Princess Gates - CNE Canadian National Exhibition Toronto Ontario
Miscellany Toronto Photographs: Then and Now
Yonge Front looking north -
Any wonder my novel "Subway Hitchhikers" runs along surreal lines?Toronto's old Gloucester subway trains, the original Red Rocket.
On April 19, 1904, fire ripped through downtown Toronto in what is now the Financial District. It started in a tie factory. Wooden exterior fire-escapes and window-sills meant it spread quickly. New-fangled elevators became chimneys. Because of the strong winds and cold, ice congealed on the telegraph wires, the streets and the firemen, who came from as far away as Buffalo and Hamilton. Fire equipment could not reach the roofs. By dawn, over a hundred buildings had been destroyed.
New Facebook group revives old Toronto landmarks with vintage photos