Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Charles Tilt House, Doon, Ontario


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Black and white photograph of the Charles Tilt House, located at 31 Tilt Drive, Doon, Ontario. There are geese in the foreground.
Notes:
This Ontario Gothic farmhouse was built in 1861 by John Tilt. The Tilt family was from the Blair area, but moved to Doon in 1861 to start the Tilt Brick and Tile Factory.

Charles Tilt, John's son, was known for breeding fowl, which he showed at the Royal Winter Fair, the Canadian Exhibition, and many other fairs. Charles died on 29 January 1967.
Inscriptions:
Reverse: Charles Tilt (died Jan 1967)
Home Doon 1861
1967
Date of Original:
[196-]
Date Of Event:
[196-]
Dimensions:
Width: 12.7 cm
Height: 8.9 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 11.4cm
Image Height: 7.7cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
P000911
Collection:
Waterloo Historical Society
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.3877875950911
    Latitude: 43.3877875950911 Longitude: -80.4370998730469
Copyright Statement:
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Terms of Use:
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Charles Tilt House, Doon, Ontario
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Charles Tilt House, Doon, Ontario


Black and white photograph of the Charles Tilt House, located at 31 Tilt Drive, Doon, Ontario. There are geese in the foreground.