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951 Old Durham Road


Description
Creator:
Alexander Shaw
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Built in 1880 by Alexander Shaw. Shaw was a Liberal MPP for Bruce South as well as Mayor and town solicitor of Walkerton. He was directly responsible for the adoption of settler rights legislation that saw timber mills disallowed from taking lumber from settler lands without permission. A classic example of Victorian architecture, the Shaw/Viewfield House is a massive structure with exceptional brickwork, superb decorative gingerbread and wonderful grounds
Date of Original:
Summer 2011
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Shaw, Alexander
Corporate Name(s):
Viewfield Inn B&B
Collection:
Brockton Heritage Committee
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.1362137639523 Longitude: -81.1361645414734
Creative Commons licence:
by-nd [more details]
Contact
Brockton Heritage Committee
Email
Agency street/mail address

100 Scott Street
P.O. Box 68
Walkerton, ON N0G 2J0

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951 Old Durham Road


Built in 1880 by Alexander Shaw. Shaw was a Liberal MPP for Bruce South as well as Mayor and town solicitor of Walkerton. He was directly responsible for the adoption of settler rights legislation that saw timber mills disallowed from taking lumber from settler lands without permission. A classic example of Victorian architecture, the Shaw/Viewfield House is a massive structure with exceptional brickwork, superb decorative gingerbread and wonderful grounds