Residence of Sylvester Lynde
Description
Creator
Unkown
Media Type
Image
Object
Item Type
Negatives
Description
Black and white negative depicting a photograph of the Sylvester Lynde residence. The house has been photographed from the front and there are trees on either side of the building.
Notes
The stone house was located on lot 30 on the north side of Rossland Road (Concession 3)and east of McQuay Blvd. (D'Hilliar Street) in Whitby Township. It was built in the 1840s or 1850s for Sylvester Lynde (1800-1883), a son of Jabez Lynde. The house was destroyed by fire on 10 June 1913 when it was being used as a boarding house by workers building the Canadian Pacific Railway through Whitby. The ruins stood for several years after the fire.
Date of Original
c. 1900
Date Of Event
c.1900
Dimensions
Width: 5 px
Height: 4 px
Subject(s)
Local identifier
28-000-051
Collection
Whitby Historic Photographs
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8915836031833 Longitude: -78.9783096313477
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from copy negative
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Residence of Sylvester Lynde


Black and white negative depicting a photograph of the Sylvester Lynde residence. The house has been photographed from the front and there are trees on either side of the building.