Jeffrey Flats/Lynde Creek
Description
Creator
W.E. O'Brien, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Object
Item Type
Negatives
Description
Black and white negative depicting an image of the Jeffrey Flats. Lynde Creek is in the foreground and there are fields in the background. There are various people in the background too. It is possible that Kingston Road is in the background at left and the Jeffrey homestead is behind the tree.
Notes
Jeffrey Flats was the land south of Highway 2 (Kingston Road) through which runs Lynde Creek. The land was settled by William Jeffrey in 1834. The picture is a detail in the lower centre of a photo of the business and professional men of Whitby in 1895.
Date of Original
1894
Date Of Event
1894
Subject(s)
Local identifier
28-000-054
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8581730016329 Longitude: -78.9620018005371
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes
Scanned from copy negative
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email:archives@whitbylibrary.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Jeffrey Flats/Lynde Creek


Black and white negative depicting an image of the Jeffrey Flats. Lynde Creek is in the foreground and there are fields in the background. There are various people in the background too. It is possible that Kingston Road is in the background at left and the Jeffrey homestead is behind the tree.