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  • 215 Jane Street - Armoury
    215 Jane Street - Armoury
    image  Summer 2011,     Erected by the Dominion of Canada in 1908, this building was as an effort to reinforce the idea of nation-building, prior to the Great War by creating a space for militia training and armament. For many years now it has served as a municipally run daycare.
    image  Summer 2011,   Erected by the Dominion of Canada in 1908, this building was as an effort to reinforce the idea of nation-building, prior to the Great War by creating a space for ...
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 220 Victoria Street - Sacred Heart Catholic Church
    220 Victoria Street - Sacred Heart Catholic Church
    image  Summer 2011,     Sacred Heart Catholic Church was constructed in 1874 by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton. Before this, mass was celebrated in private homes, an old school and a court house. In 1895, the church was enlarged, and a sanctuary was added. In 1927, the pastor, Father Maloney, noticed the foundation ...
    image  Summer 2011,   Sacred Heart Catholic Church was constructed in 1874 by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton. Before this, mass was celebrated in private homes, an old school and a court house. ...
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 232 Durham Street East
    232 Durham Street East
    image  Summer 2011,     Constructed in 1890 the building has always housed,and still houses, a functioning pharmacy while being physically and visually linked to the buildings on either side.
    image  Summer 2011,   Constructed in 1890 the building has always housed,and still houses, a functioning pharmacy while being physically and visually linked to the buildings on either side.
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 310 Victoria Street
    310 Victoria Street
    image  Summer 2011,     This home was built in 1917. Dominated by the Sacred Heart Catholic Church site to the North, this former farmhouse was ordered directly from a catalogue, making it unique in Walkerton.
    image  Summer 2011,   This home was built in 1917. Dominated by the Sacred Heart Catholic Church site to the North, this former farmhouse was ordered directly from a catalogue, making it unique in ...
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 311 Colborne Street
    311 Colborne Street
    image  Summer 2011,     Constructed in 1872, this house was the rectory for the old Anglican Church.
    image  Summer 2011,   Constructed in 1872, this house was the rectory for the old Anglican Church.
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 951 Old Durham Road
    951 Old Durham Road
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1880 by Alexander Shaw. Shaw was a Liberal MPP for Bruce South as well as Mayor and town solicitor of Walkerton. He was directly responsible for the adoption of settler rights legislation that saw timber mills disallowed from taking lumber from settler lands without permission. A classic example ...
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1880 by Alexander Shaw. Shaw was a Liberal MPP for Bruce South as well as Mayor and town solicitor of Walkerton. He was directly responsible for the adoption ...
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 331 Durham Street East
    331 Durham Street East
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1878 by William Brown. Despite being constructed a year after the Big Fire of Walkerton that scorched the majority of the downtown, it visually links well with Walkerton given the external Italianate facade.
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1878 by William Brown. Despite being constructed a year after the Big Fire of Walkerton that scorched the majority of the downtown, it visually links well with Walkerton ...
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 404 Victoria Street
    404 Victoria Street
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1882, this house is linked to the Walkerton region by its builder, Gregory G. Bobier, who developed large portions of the town of Walkerton.
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1882, this house is linked to the Walkerton region by its builder, Gregory G. Bobier, who developed large portions of the town of Walkerton.
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 411 Scott Street
    411 Scott Street
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1937, this was the home of Rueben Edward Truax. The Truax family increased the manufacturing sector in Walkerton, manufacturing both doors and sashes.
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1937, this was the home of Rueben Edward Truax. The Truax family increased the manufacturing sector in Walkerton, manufacturing both doors and sashes.
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 810 Yonge Street
    810 Yonge Street
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1885, this was the home of Judge William Barrett. The Wesley family (who opertated the Walkerton Herald-Times) would subsequently live in the home.
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1885, this was the home of Judge William Barrett. The Wesley family (who opertated the Walkerton Herald-Times) would subsequently live in the home.
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 430 Jackson Street South
    430 Jackson Street South
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1885 by H.P. O'Connor. O'Conner was a lawyer, former Mayor of Walkerton and Liberal MPP of Bruce South from 1882-1894.
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1885 by H.P. O'Connor. O'Conner was a lawyer, former Mayor of Walkerton and Liberal MPP of Bruce South from 1882-1894.
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 415 Gibson Street
    415 Gibson Street
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1877, this is one of the earliest surviving structures from Walkerton's founding. Fronting on the West side of Gibson Street, this home is a classic example of the Edwardian style. A simple square plan, the sober red brick and the generous late Neo-Classical porch with its Doric columns ...
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1877, this is one of the earliest surviving structures from Walkerton's founding. Fronting on the West side of Gibson Street, this home is a classic example of the ...
    Brockton Heritage Committee
  • 414 Scott Street
    414 Scott Street
    image  Summer 2011,     Built in 1890, this was the home of Rueben Eldridge Truax. The Truax family increased the manufacturing sector in Walkerton, manufacturing both doors and sashes.
    image  Summer 2011,   Built in 1890, this was the home of Rueben Eldridge Truax. The Truax family increased the manufacturing sector in Walkerton, manufacturing both doors and sashes.
    Brockton Heritage Committee
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