Poplars and Old Toll Gate, Grimsby Beach, Ont


Description
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Types:
Postcards
Photographs
Description:
This sepia-toned bordered postcard shows the ticket gates at the south end of Grand Avenue. Poplar trees line the road. There are six posts set in the middle of Grand Avenue to prevent carriages or cars from using the road.
Notes:
The postmark is from Grimsby East.
Inscriptions:
Front: Poplars and Old Toll Gate, Grimsby Beach, Ont.
Reverse (right): We are having a lovely time and there is no need worring for fear we get drowned. The water is almost to cold to leave the shore. Marjorie
(left): Mrs Kenneth French
RR #4 Hamilton
Ont.
Date of Original:
Aug. 6, 1924
Date Of Event:
c. 1920
Dimensions:
Width: 9.1 cm
Height: 14 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 8.2cm
Image Height: 12.8cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
n/a
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.1907143355144
    Latitude: 43.1907143355144 Longitude: -79.5270735131836
Donor:
Dorothy Turcotte
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Grimsby Chautauqua
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

18 Carnegie Lane
Grimsby, ON L3M 1Y1
905.945.5142

Poplars and Old Toll Gate, Grimsby Beach, Ont
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Poplars and Old Toll Gate, Grimsby Beach, Ont


This sepia-toned bordered postcard shows the ticket gates at the south end of Grand Avenue. Poplar trees line the road. There are six posts set in the middle of Grand Avenue to prevent carriages or cars from using the road.