Muskoka Digital Archives
Muskoka Leather Co. employees Bracebridge
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
The Muskoka Leather Company was established in Bracebridge by the Beardmore Company in 1877. Located on 35 acres on the north side of the Muskoka River and west of the town, it became by 1890 one of the largest tanneries producing sole leather, in Canada. Although it expanded in 1913, it was closed down in 1922.
Date of Publication
8 Jan 2019
Subject(s)
Local identifier
Roy & Lillian Davies collection # 28
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.03341 Longitude: -79.31633
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Bracebridge Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
94 Manitoba St.
Bracebridge, ON P1L 2B5
(705) 645-4171
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Muskoka Leather Co. employees Bracebridge


The Muskoka Leather Company was established in Bracebridge by the Beardmore Company in 1877. Located on 35 acres on the north side of the Muskoka River and west of the town, it became by 1890 one of the largest tanneries producing sole leather, in Canada. Although it expanded in 1913, it was closed down in 1922.