Ontario Hydro's Floral Clock


Description
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
Colour postcard with a photo of Ontario Hydro's floral clock with Roman numerals and a semicircular water garden at its base. Undated postcard but this design was created in 1964.
Reverse:
Ontario Hydro's extraordinary outdoor timepiece, is an outstanding attraction in the Niagara tourist region. Situated six miles from the falls, at the Sir Adam Beck-Niagara Generating Stations, it is made from many thousands of colorful plants.
Free tours of the station are available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, including Sundays and holidays."

Notes:
The Floral Clock at Queenston was built by Ontario Hydro in 1950 but since 1977, the floral clock has been displayed and maintained by the Niagara Parks Commission.
Date Of Event:
1964
Dimensions:
Width: 15 
Height: 10.2 
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
QC00151
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1 Longitude: -79.066666
Donor:
Huggins, Jean A. E. (1895-1989)
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library
Email
Website
Agency street/mail address

10 Anderson Lane P.O. Box 430
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
905-468-2023

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Ontario Hydro's Floral Clock


Colour postcard with a photo of Ontario Hydro's floral clock with Roman numerals and a semicircular water garden at its base. Undated postcard but this design was created in 1964.
Reverse:
Ontario Hydro's extraordinary outdoor timepiece, is an outstanding attraction in the Niagara tourist region. Situated six miles from the falls, at the Sir Adam Beck-Niagara Generating Stations, it is made from many thousands of colorful plants.
Free tours of the station are available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, including Sundays and holidays."