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Apprentice Class at the Michigan Central Railroad Shops, 1908

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Elgin County Archives
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Ken Verrell Collection
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GMD
graphic material
textual records
Date Range
1908
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B2 F3 4
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Elgin County Archives
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Ken Verrell Collection
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Item
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B2 F3
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B2 F3 4
GMD
graphic material
textual records
Date Range
1908
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 20.5 cm
1 newspaper clipping
Scope and Content
Copy of a photograph published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal on August 1, 1952, which features the apprentice class at the Michigan Central Railroad Shops in 1908. See attached PDF for newspaper article. The individuals have been identified as follows: Bottom row, from left to right: J.R. (Bob) Sands, Hugh Adams, Leslie Travers, "Frenchy" McNabb, William Anderson, C.J. (Charlie) Marple, Frank Clarke, Leslie Freeman, Willian Sanderson and W.J. (Bill) Baird. Second row, from left to right: M.R. (Roy) Benson, Albert Cosens, Ernest Morriss, Charles Pink, Gus Lenerty, Jack Rayner, J.L. (Jack) McTaggart, Earl Ellwood and Frank Compton. Back row, standing, from left to right: Charles Nealon, A.J. (Phonse) Arlein, Chester Hubert, George Galloway, Murray Chute, H.G. (Harry) Manning, George Millard, Glen Rowley, Otto Shoemaker, A. McGregor and Arland Perry.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images
Documents

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Correspondence - Cultivating land in Charing Cross, Kent County

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Elgin County Archives
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Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891-1896
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
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Elgin County Archives
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Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1891-1896
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records 1 plan ; 20 x 37 cm
Scope and Content
Filed internally at the Michigan Central Railroad as File No. 2300, this file contains correspondence relating to Sidney White cultivating land owned by the Michigan Central Railroad in Charing Cross, Kent County. Includes a plan of the lots in question (Concession 11, Lots 24 and 25) as well as a list of individuals who have a lease to cultivate the railway company's land in Canada with the corresponding expiry dates.
Name Access
Kent County
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Subject Access
Correspondence
Documents

R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F2.pdf

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Agreements and correspondence relating to 606-610 Talbot Street - Noble Manufacturing / Nobility Chocolates Ltd. / The Sutherland Press Ltd.

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Elgin County Archives
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File
Item
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912-1928
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3
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Elgin County Archives
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Ken Verrell Collection
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File
Item
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912-1928
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
1.0 cm of textual records
4 plans
History / Biographical
The property discussed in the agreements and correspondence was located at 606-610 Talbot Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. The building on this site was constructed in 1913 for the Noble Manufacturing Co. Ltd., biscuit makers. It was taken over in 1916 by Nobility Chocolates Ltd., and was vacant from 1923 to 1926. In 1927, the Ross Leaf Tobacco Co. Ltd. moved its business into the building for a short time, until it was taken over in late 1927 by the Sutherland Press Ltd., Frederick W. Sutherland, president. Loder Sutherland was the last business that occupied this building, according to the St. Thomas city directories. It is listed in the 1992/93 Directory, but then listed as vacant in the 1994/95 Directory. In 2017, the building was demolished.
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence and agreements between the Michigan Central Railroad and the various companies that occupied the property located at 606-610 Talbot Street, from 1912-1928. Includes: R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 1: Correspondence from A.L. Sarvey, Assistant Chief Engineer, addressed to W.O. Houston, Division Engineer, dated November 21, 1912. Correspondence discusses laying track for the Noble Manufacturing Company. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 2: Correspondence from the St. Thomas City Clerk's Office, addressed to F.W. Cowley, Division Superintendent, dated December 18, 1912. Letter states that the city consents to the Michigan Central Railroad constructing siding on Moore Street for the Noble Manufacturing Company. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 3: Order from H.L. Drayton, Chief Commissioner, Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada, stating that the Michigan Central Railroad is authorized to construct, maintain, and operating a branch of railway line and siding on the property of the Noble Manufacturing Company. Includes plan showing the proposed track dated October 7, 1912. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 4: Plan showing proposed track for the Noble Manufacturing Company, dated October 7, 1912. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 5: Plan showing extension of track for the Noble Manufacturing Company, dated June 3, 1913. Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 6: Four pieces of correspondence dated from June 7, 1920 to December 18, 1920, relating to the construction of a concrete pit for Nobility Chocolates Ltd. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 7: Indenture dated August 18, 1920, between Nobility Chocolates Ltd. and the Michigan Central Railroad regarding the construction of a concrete pit for unloading coal.Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 8: Plan showing the proposed coal pit for Nobility Chocolate Company, May 6, 1920. Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 9: Plan showing the proposed coal pit for Nobility Chocolate Company, June 9, 1920. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 10: Two copies of an agreement dated March 6, 1928, between the Michigan Central Railroad and Frederick W. Sutherland, in which the Michigan Central Railroad permits Sutherland to use a side track when receiving deliveries. Includes a plan showing the subject trackage. Note: scanned PDF available below. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F3 11: Plan, dated September 11, 1940, showing track serving the Sutherland Press Company to be taken up. Note: scanned PDF available below.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Noble Manufacturing Company
Nobility Chocolates Ltd.
Sutherland Press Ltd.
Talbot Street
Moore Street
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

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Agreement between the New York Central Railroad Company and the West Lorne Lumber Company

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1951-1956
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F11
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F11
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F11
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1951-1956
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains a lease agreement, dated October 1, 1951, between the New York Central Railroad Company and the West Lorne Lumber Company, allowing the lumber company to lease property as a site to sort and store lumber. File also includes a plan showing the proposed temporary lease, dated September 27, 1951, as well as correspondence associated with the transaction. Correspondence contains discussion about property tax assessment.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
New York Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Documents

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Indentures and correspondence regarding the purchase of land by the Canada Southern Railway to improve drainage near First Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

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Elgin County Archives
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Ken Verrell Collection
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File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1907-1914
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F12
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F12
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1907-1914
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
3 plans
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence regarding the purchase of land by the Canada Southern Railway to improve drainage along First Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, along the east end of the railway yards. The purchase was prompted by a complaint filed by George Boucher, requesting compensation for damage to his property due to improper drainage and flooding onto his property caused by activity in the railway yards that bordered his property. File contains descriptions of the land purchased by the railway in Yarmouth Township, including parcels of land owned by Deborah Kilpatrick (Concession 8, part of Lot 6), George Boucher (Concession 8, part of Lot 6), Alfred and Maggie Morrell (Concession 8, part of Lot 7) and Mrs. William H. Paddon (Concession 8, part of Lot 7). File also includes: Indenture, dated April 16, 1914, between Deborah Kilpatrick and the Canada Southern Railway. Indenture, dated May 1914, between Alfred and Maggie B. Morrell and the Canada Southern Railway. Plan, dated March 23, 1907, showing land to be acquired by Mrs. Deborah Kilpatrick (Concession 8, part of the East 1/2 of Lot 6, Township of Yarmouth). Plan, dated February 6, 1914, showing property purchased from Mrs. Deborah Kilpatrick (Concession 8, part of the East 1/2 of Lot 6, Township of Yarmouth) Plan, dated December 30, 1913, showing property purchased from George Boucher (Concession 8, part of the East 1/2, Township of Yarmouth).
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Canada Southern Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Land Records
Documents

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and W.J. Laing (lessee), 1930

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1930-1931
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F13
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Elgin County Archives
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Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F13
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F13
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1930-1931
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
2 plans
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated May 3, 1930, between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and W.J. Laing (lessee) for property in Melbourne, Ontario, specifically Lot 1, Range 1, North of Longwoods Road, Middlesex County. File also contains two slightly different copies of the plan showing the property leased to Mr. W.J. Laing, dated February 4, 1930. File also includes correspondence associated with the transaction, as well as correspondence regarding the cancellation of the lease in 1931.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
New York Central Railroad
Middlesex (Ont. : County)
Canada Southern Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Land Records
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F13 1.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Property between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Clifford Grosvenor (lessee)

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1951-1957
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F17
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F17
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F17
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1951-1957
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an agreement between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Clifford Grosvenor (lessee) regarding a parcel of land in Melbourne, Ontario, leased to Grosvenor for receiving, storing and distributing agricultural implements. File also includes tax statements for the property and a plan, dated December 7, 1951, showing the proposed property lease to Clifford Grosvenor.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
New York Central Railroad
Subject Access
Railways
Land Records
Documents

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Abstract of Lease of Property between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Thomas Johnstone (lessee)

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1939-1958
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F18
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F18
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F18
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1939-1958
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an agreement between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Thomas Johnstone / Thomas Johnstone Fuel and Ice Company (lessee) regarding the lease of a parcel of land in St. Thomas, Ontario, located near Wellington Street and First Avenue, beside the St. Thomas Bronze Company. File also contains a plan showing the subject property, dated September 18, 1939. File also contains tax assessments for the property, as well as correspondence regarding the lease and the lessee not paying taxes.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
New York Central Railroad
St. Thomas (Ont.)
First Avenue
Wellington Street
St. Thomas Bronze Company
Subject Access
Railways
Land Records
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F18 1.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and Henry Lindop (lessee)

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1912
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F20
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F20
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F20
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1912
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
1 document
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated May 1, 1912, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and Henry Lindop (lessee) regarding a property on Moore Street, near Amelia Street, in St. Thomas. The railway grants permission for Lindop to lease the property for the storage of lumber. File also contains a plan, dated April 1, 1912, showing the land leased to Henry Lindop, noted on the plan as "Lindop's Planing Mill".
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F20.pdf

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Correspondence and plan regarding permit to install unloading devices on property owned by the Michigan Central Railroad in Dutton, Ontario

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1937
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F21
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F21
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F21
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1937
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
2 plans
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence, dated July 28, 1937, from W. Hutchinson, Real Estate and Tax Agent, New York Central Railroad (sub-lessee of the Canada Southern Railway), to Sherman and Hubbell in Thamesville, Ontario. The three-page letter grants the recipient permission to temporarily install an unloading device on property owned by the Michigan Central Railroad in Dutton, Ontario, for the purpose of unloading cars of crushed strone and sand. File also includes a plan, dated May 28, 1937, and an additional plan, dated June 29, 1937, both showing the area to be used by Sherman and Hubbell for the unloading pit.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Dutton (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F21.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and D.L. Shafer (lessee)

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1912
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated May 1, 1912, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and D.L. Shafer (lessee) regarding property on Moore Street in St. Thomas, Ontario. Permission is granted for the lessee to use the dwelling on the property as a carpenter shop. File also includes a plan, dated April 1, 1912, showing the land leased to D.L. Shafer.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F22.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and the Griffin Coal and Ice Company (lessee)

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1913-1915
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1913-1915
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated December 1, 1913, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) the Griffin Coal and Ice Company (lessee) regarding property in St. Thomas, Ontario. Permission is granted for the lessee to use the property for buildings encroaching on the land owned by the Michigan Central Railroad, near Centre and Railway Streets. File also includes a plan, dated January 7, 1915, showing the property leased to the Griffin Coal and Ice Company.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Griffin Coal and Ice Company Ltd.
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Related Material
R4 S5 Sh2 B4 F1: Part of the Correspondence subseries of the Michigan Central Railroad records series; contains internal correspondence from the Michigan Central Railroad regarding the Griffin Coal and Ice Company obtaining rights to harvest ice on Pinafore Lake.
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F23.pdf

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Correspondence and plan regarding lease of property to Chester H. Smith

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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1951
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F25
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F25
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F25
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1951
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains correspondence regarding the lease of property near Southwick and Centre Streets in St. Thomas, Ontario, which was owned by the Michigan Central Railroad / New York Central Railroad, to Chester H. Smith. File also includes a plan, dated October 3, 1951, showing the property to be leased to Smith.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Southwick Street
Centre Street
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F25.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and Robert Hardy (lessee)

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1917
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1917
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated December 1, 1917, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and Robert Hardy (lessee). The abstract grants Hardy permission to lease a parcel of property from the railway for use as a site for stock scales, which other shippers were permitted to use in exchange for a per-use payment. File also includes a plan, dated October 21, 1908, showing the land leased to Robert Hardy, specifically the south part of Lot 12, Range 5, in the Township of Delaware, Middlesex County.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F27.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and M.B. Johnson & Son (lessee), 1919

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1918-1919
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1918-1919
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated January 2, 1919, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and M.B. Johnson & Son (lessee). The agreement grants Marshall Brewster Johnson and Angus William Jonhson, copartners doing business as M.B. Johnson and Son, permission to lease a parcel of land located on Centre Street, between White and Southwick Streets in St. Thomas, Ontario, for the storage of lumber. File also contains a plan, dated November 28, 1918, showing the subject property.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F29.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and the City of St. Thomas (lessee), 1921

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1921
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1921
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated December 13, 1921, between the Michigan Central Railroad (lessor) and the City of St. Thomas (lessee). The agreement grants the city permission to lease a parcel of land located on Centre Street, between Stanley and Church Streets in St. Thomas, Ontario, to be used as a site for a platform and car barns. File also contains a plan, dated November 23, 1921, showing the subject property.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F30.pdf

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Abstract of Lease of Company Property between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Ellis and Howard Ltd. (lessee)

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1954-1955
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F32
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F32
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1954-1955
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
0.2 cm of textual records
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains an Abstract of Lease of Company Property, dated March 1, 1954, between the New York Central Railroad (lessor) and Ellis and Howard Limited (lessee). The agreement grants the company permission to lease property owned by the railway to be used in connection with adjoining premises controlled by the lessee under lease from the lessor. File also contains a plan, dated February 9, 1954, showing the site in London, Ontario, near Colborne and Bathurst Streets; plan shows the New York Central Railroad freight house and shed, the Facey Coal Co. lease and the Ellis and House Ltd. building. File also includes correspondence and tax assessments for the years 1954-1955.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
New York Central Railroad
London (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Business and Industry
Documents

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Michigan Central Railroad plans for property leased in Dutton, Ontario

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
Item
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1923-1953
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F33
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
Item
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F33
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F33
GMD
textual records
cartographic material
Date Range
1923-1953
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
2 plans
Scope and Content
File contains plans from the Office of the Division Engineer, Michigan Central Railroad, for properties leased to individuals in Dutton, Ontario. Includes: R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F33 1: Plan, dated December 31, 1923, showing property in Dutton, Ontario, leased to Mr. Harold Coates. Shows Concession 8, Lot 12, in the Township of Dunwich. Also shows that railway station, stock yards, pump house, oil house, and Michigan Central Railroad tracks as well as Pere Marquette Railway tracks. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F33 2: Plan, dated July 13, 1953, showing property in Dutton, Ontario, to be leased to Mr. W.A. Meek; shows the New York Central Railroad station, stock yard facilities to be sold to W.A. Meek, as well as New York Central Railroad and Chesapeake and Ohio Railway tracks.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Dutton (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F33 1.pdf

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Michigan Central Railroad plans for property leased in Yarmouth Township

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1946
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F34
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F34
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F34
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1946
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
File contains a plan for property in Yarmouth Township leased by the Michigan Central Railroad to Mr. Murray Harries, specifically the east half of Lot 8 and the west half of Lot 9 in Concession 9. The plan was created in July 1901, with revisions published on October 18, 1929 and May 3, 1946, and also shows Canada Southern Railway tracks, Talbot Road, as well as what was the new diversion of Talbot Road at the time.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Yarmouth (Ont. : Township)
Talbot Road
Subject Access
Railways
Documents

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Michigan Central Railroad plans for property leased in Rodney, Ontario

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1909-1954
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1909-1954
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Michigan Central Railroad records series
Physical Description
5 plans
Scope and Content
File contains plans for property leased by the Michigan Central Railroad to individuals and businesses in Rodney, Ontario. Includes the following: R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 1: Plan, dated April 22, 1946 (revised 1947), showing property leased by the Michigan Central Railroad to R.H. Root, specifically showing Lot 7, Concession 8, in Rodney, Township of Aldborough, Elgin County. Plan shows a flour mill along Furnival Road, the station in Rodney, Ontario as well as the Michigan Central Railroad tracks that run through the property. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 2a-b: Two plans, dated September 24, 1954, both showing property to be leased to the Orford Farmer's Cooperative Co. Ltd., specifically Lot 7, Concession 8, in Rodney, Township of Aldborough, Elgin County. Plan also shows Furnival Road, the train station in Rodney, Ontario, as well as the Michigan Central Railroad tracks that run through the property. The two plans are almost identical, but have slightly different annotations. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 3: Plan, dated June 11, 1909, showing Michigan Central Railroad land to be leased to J.J. Mistele in Rodney, Ontario. Plan shows Furnival Road, a flour mill, two elevators, the train station and stock pens. R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 4: Plan, dated August 25, 1927, meant to accompany an agreement between the Michigan Central Railroad and the Bell Telephone Company of Canada, for overhead wire crossing at Furnival Road in Rodney, Ontario. Specifically shows Lot 7 in Concession 8, Township of Aldborough, County of Elgin. Also shows a flour mill, Pere Marquette tracks, the train station, and specifications for the cables and wires to be installed.
Name Access
Michigan Central Railroad
Michigan Central Railway
Rodney (Ont.)
Aldborough (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Railways
Documents

R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 1.pdf

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R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 2a.pdf

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R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 2b.pdf

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R4 S6 Sh3 B4 F35 3.pdf

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