Two architectural drawings showing exterior elevations and interior floor plans for a dwelling situated at 42747 Southdale Line, St. Thomas, Ontario (Central Elgin). Created by E.F. Karn on July 19, 1948 and is titled "Frame Cottage For C. Mellor".
Legal description for the property is PT LT 40, Plan 263 Yarmouth as in E41014; Central Elgin.
Scanned copy of a map entitled: "Map of the part of the School Township of Yarmouth, which is situated North of Talbot Road. Surveyed by Order of His Excellency Sir Peregrine Maitland, K.C.B., Lieutenant Governor In Council, bearing date the 26th 26th day of February, 1819. Surveyor's Office, Port Talbot, 10th Dec., 1819, M. Burwell, Deputy Surveyor".
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1 map; 24 x 33 cm
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Scope and Content
Map depicting townships in Middlesex, Oxford, and Norfolk Counties, including townships that formed Elgin County in 1852. Several of the villages noted on the map have since disappeared or changed names. These include: Selborne, Five Stakes (now Talbotville), Temperanceville, Jamestown, Sandytown (now Straffordville). Map also depicts early roads and the route of the Great Western Rail Road through Oxford and Middlesex Counties.