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1-90'-0" C to C Highway Span, Port talbot Bridge over Talbot Creek

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives197465
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 28, 1927
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Location
RM3 C6 6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Creator
James A. Bell, Civil Engineers
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Room
Records Centre
Storage Location
RM3 C6 6
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 28, 1927
Series
Township of Dunwich fonds- Engineering Department series
Physical Description
1 technical drawing : 48 x 59 cm
Scope and Content
Strain and Material Sheet: 1-90'-0" C to C Steel Highway Span, Port talbot Bridge over Talbot Creek on Tablot Road - on Lot 24- Concession 11 , Township of Dunwich, County of Elgin, County Road #8. James A. Bell and Son, Civil Egineers, May 28, 1927.
Name Access
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Bridges

1-90'-0" Highway Span Port Talbot Bridge over Talbot Creek

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives197390
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 28, 1927
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Location
RM3 A6 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Township of Dunwich fonds
Creator
James A. Bell, Civil Engineers
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2019-14
Storage Room
Records Centre
Storage Location
RM3 A6 2
GMD
technical drawings
Date Range
May 28, 1927
Series
Township of Dunwich fonds- Engineering Department series
Physical Description
1 technical drawing : 48.5 x 59 cm
Scope and Content
1-90'-0" Highway Span Port Talbot Bridge over Talbot Creek on Talbot Road on Lot 24, Concession 11, Township of Dunwich, County of Elgin, County Road #8. James A. Bell, Civil Engineers, May 28, 1927.
Name Access
Dunwich (Ont. : Township)
Port Talbot (Ont.)
Subject Access
Bridges

20th Century Motor Court, Highway No. 3, Iona, Ontario

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives183572
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1946
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F7 16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F7 16
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1946
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : col ; 14 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Colour postcard featuring the 20th Century Motor Court, Highway No. 3 Iona, Ontario with a restruant, gas station and 28 heated rooms with showers.
Name Access
Iona (Ont.)
Highway No. 3 (Ont.)
Images

52 Chester Street, St. Thomas, Ontario

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives185749
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B3 F3 5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B3 F3 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1900
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 24 cm
Scope and Content
A black and white photograph showing a view 52 Chester Street, in St. Thomas, Ontario. An unidentified individual is sitting on the porch rail, and two unidentified children are sitting on the lawn with a doll in a carriage.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Buildings
Images

52 Southwick Street, St. Thomas

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives86003
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940
Storage Location
Box 18, Envelope 99065
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 18, Envelope 99065
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1940
Publication
Posted on Facebook as the Mystery Monday feature: January 25, 2021.
Physical Description
1 negative : plastic
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
52 Southwick Street, St. Thomas, taken during the winter, ca. 1940.
URL Notes
For a more recent view, please see the link provided in the link field above.
Images
Websites / Street View

The 91st Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, parading east along Talbot Street in St. Thomas

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives189105
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 528, Envelope 99032
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 528, Envelope 99032
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Publication
-Printed in the St. Thomas Times-Journal: July 4, 2002. Caption reads "This photo, probably taken in 1916, shows the 91st Battalion in formation."
-Printed in the St. Thomas Times-Journal: November 21, 2006.
Published in "The Scott-Sefton Collection: Elgin's History Through A Photographer's Lens, Volume 1", pg. 174.
Was part of Archives home page flash display, 2010-2011.
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4325876394/in/set-72157623335565870/.
Physical Description
Glass-plate negative
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
The 91st Battalion parading east along Talbot Street in St. Thomas, June 25, 1916. The Battalion was marching to the Michigan Central Railway Station for transport to Halifax and, from there, deployment to active service in France during the First World War. Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 30 (Mondamin to St. Catharine). A billboard can be seen, stating "You Are Wanted Now: This Man Is In Khaki: Be A Man Now- Come On: Join the 91st Battalion".
Name Access
91st Battalion
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Subject Access
Military
First World War
Copy Print Number
15
Images

91st Battalion Departure, 1916

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives153559
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Storage Location
Box 140, Envelope 95453 (Negative 4 of 6)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Scott Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 140, Envelope 95453 (Negative 4 of 6)
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1916
Scope and Content
View of the crowd assembled at the Michigan Central Railway Station, June 25, 1916 to witness the departure of the 91st Battalion, C.E.F. enroute to Halifax, Nova Scotia and transport to England. The photographer has etched this caption on the negative: "Crowd assembled at depot to bid Farewell to 91st Btn". View is looking northeast and includes businesses on the north side of Talbot Street, including the Chant Sperrin Dry Goods store on the northeast corner of Talbot and Manitoba Streets (801 Talbot Street), George W. Durkee, auctioneer (773), Bertrand A. Sumner, confectioner (779) - "Fresh Candy" on store awning, and the International Hotel (819-825). Balaclava Street Public School and Grace Methodist Church (after 1925, Grace United Church) are also partially visible. Several men have risked electrocution to climb a hydro pole for a better view.
Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 34 (Horton to Manitoba)
Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 35 (Manitoba to Alma)
Down the Street to Yesterday Zone 36 (Alma to Balaclava)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
91st Battalion
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
Subject Access
First World War
91st Battalion
Soldiers
Military
Railways
Hotels
Departure of the 91st Battalion from St. Thomas, June 25, 1916
Images

410 West Lorne, looking east, 6 miles west of Highway 4

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives198318
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 13, 1963
Accession Number
2018-35
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh5 B6 F1 6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Creator
Department of Highways, Ontario
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-35
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M1 S2 Sh5 B6 F1 6
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
June 13, 1963
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
410 West Lorne, looking east, 6 miles west of Highway 4, June 13, 1963. Published in the West Lorne Sun on June 27, 1963 with the following caption: "410 West Lorne to Tempo opens to the travelling public Friday morning at 10 am. The north lanes of the highwayare pictured here with the other two lanes uncompleted at the right. Cars pictured above were driven in position purposely by members of the Department of Highways and officials of the contracting company for the purpose of having this picture taken".
Name Access
West Lorne (Ont.)
Subject Access
Roads and Highways
Images

The 1851-52 Census of Middlesex County, Canada West & Index

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives11310
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
records on microform
Storage Location
Drawer A
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Microform Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MFI-120
Storage Room
Archives Microform Room
Storage Location
Drawer A
GMD
records on microform
Physical Description
21 microfiches

1855 Home - No. 2 Highway, West of Delaware

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives174288
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
September 8, 1983
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
W9 B2 26
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W9 B2 26
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
September 8, 1983
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w negative ; 6 x 6 cm
Scope and Content
Two black-and-white negative photographs featuring a home from 1855, on the No. 2 Highway just west of Delaware. The home was orginally a hotel. Published on September 8, 1983
Name Access
West Lorne (Ont.)
West Lorne Sun
Delaware (Ont. : Township)
Subject Access
Hotels
Images

1887 St. Thomas train disaster

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives183766
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
October 31, 2005
Accession Number
2017-39
Storage Location
ECVF Box 269, File 1
(M3 S1 Sh2 B1 F1)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2017-39
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
ECVF Box 269, File 1
(M3 S1 Sh2 B1 F1)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
October 31, 2005
Physical Description
1 p.
Scope and Content
"1887 St. Thomas train disaster recalled": an overview of the publication "Rain of Fire: The Ordeal of Conductor Spettigue", by John Passfield. Published in the London Free Press, October 31, 2005.
Subject Access
Railways

1923 CN Police Sleeve Badge

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum25670
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Material
Cloth
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Collection
Alexander Markoff Collection
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
1
Description
Circular badge with a crown on the top, a laurel wreath( gold) along the outside edge, " CN Police" " 1923" "Canada" adorned in a blue and gold scroll that lays across the insignia.
Material
Cloth
Condition Information
In Good Condition
Sub-category
Personal Symbol
Subject of Image
Railway
Accession Number
2015.007.003
File Number
2015-7
Storage Range
CN Box
Date Range
1923
Diameter
6
Units
cm

1963 Switch Lock and Key

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum25706
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Lock
Material
metal
Storage Location
3C-3-E
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Collection
Permanent Collection
Artifact Type
Lock
Description Level
Item
Number of Artifacts
3
Description
Railway switch lock and key from 1963, is mainly rust with some silver and blue paint-6 inch chain attached to the key
Material
metal
Condition Information
fair
Category
Transportation Artifact
Sub-category
Accessory Artifact
Subject of Image
Railway
Accession Number
2014.17.2
Storage Range
Red Crate
Storage Location
3C-3-E
Date Range
1963
Width
11
Height
9
Units
cm
Notes
most of the paint has chipped off and it is rusty but functional

6014 Number Plates

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/museum64474
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Number plate
Material
plastic
Storage Location
3C-1-C
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Railway Museum
Artifact Type
Number plate
Description Level
Pair
Number of Artifacts
2
Description
Two black plastic plates with 6014 in white
Material
plastic
Condition Information
fair
Category
Railway Artifact
Sub-category
Rail Transportation Accessory
Accession Number
2008.020.001 a-b 2008.020.001a 2008.020.001b
Storage Location
3C-1-C
Length
30.5
Width
10.8
Height
0.1
Units
in
Notes
one seems genuine, other is questionable

Abandoned C&O Service Shop

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives129785
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 101
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Creator
Larry Broadbent
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 101
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Physical Description
1 slide : col.
Scope and Content
Abandoned C&O Service Shop, June, 1987.
Name Access
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Abandoned C&O Service Shop

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives129786
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 102
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Creator
Larry Broadbent
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 102
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Physical Description
1 slide : col.
Scope and Content
Abandoned C&O Service Shop, June, 1987.
Name Access
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Abandoned C&O Service Shop

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives129787
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 103
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Creator
Larry Broadbent
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 103
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Physical Description
1 slide : col.
Scope and Content
Abandoned C&O Service Shop, June, 1987.
Name Access
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Abandoned C&O Service Shop

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives129788
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 104
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Creator
Larry Broadbent
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 104
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Physical Description
1 slide : col.
Scope and Content
Abandoned C&O Service Shop, June, 1987.
Name Access
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Abandoned C&O Service Shop

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives129789
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 105
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Creator
Larry Broadbent
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 105
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Physical Description
1 slide : col.
Scope and Content
Abandoned C&O Service Shop, June, 1987.
Name Access
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Abandoned C&O Service Shop

https://inmagic.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives129790
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 106
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Larry Broadbent fonds
Creator
Larry Broadbent
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2012-12
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
R13 S3 Sh5 B5 F3 106
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1987
Physical Description
1 slide : col.
Scope and Content
Abandoned C&O Service Shop, June, 1987. A "Danger" sign is visible.
Name Access
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

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