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Poster, "Tolls on Port Bruce and Aylmer Gravel Road!", August 8, 1864 (two copies).

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives126700
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1864
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B2 F13
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B2 F13
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1864
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
"By-Law (no. 113) to impose and fix the tolls to be paid at the several toll-gates on the Port Bruce and Aylmer Gravel Road... T.M. Nairn, Reeve"
Name Access
Elgin (Ont.: County)
Port Bruce (Ont.)
Aylmer (Ont.)
Subject Access
Tolls

Toll gates on London and Port Stanley Road

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives114380
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh1 B1 F30
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Item Number
A-23
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh1 B1 F30
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1895
Publication
Published in the Bygone Days section of the St. Thomas Times-Journal and on the Archives' flickr site: May 16, 2013.
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Photographs Series
Scope and Content
Composite image showing three toll gates on London and Port Stanley Road, ca. 1890s. Ceased to operate as toll gates when toll gates were abolished provincially in 1906. Top image shows the toll gate located on the west side of the road just south of the present-day intersection of Highway 4 and Wellington Road and just north of the present-day Church of the Redeemer on Sunset Drive, St. Thomas. Centre image shows the toll gate at the Catholic Church cemetery (now Holy Angels Cemetery, St. Thomas) looking north (the gate was on the west side of the road). Bottom image shows the toll gate known as Robert Hepburn's toll gate, just north of the junction of Highway 4 and County Road 23, looking north (the gate was on the east side of the road) - the man shown may be Robert Hepburn, Agnes Hepburn's grandfather. File includes:
glass-plate negative
glass lantern slide (shows centre image only)
photograph print
Images

Toll Gate on the London and Port Stanley Road, near St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives114357
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1890
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh1 B1 F7
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
File
Item Number
A-7
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh1 B1 F7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1890
Publication
Published in Vignettes of Early St. Thomas, plate 9.
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Photographs Series
Scope and Content
Toll Gate on the London and Port Stanley Road, near St. Thomas, ca. 1890. Ceased to operate as a toll gate in 1906 when road tolls were abolished province-wide. The last toll keeper was named Bellows. Relocated to Talbotville ca. 1920 where in 2011 it continues in use as a private residence. Image appears in the Union Meeting, Canadian Divisions Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers Souvenir booklet, 1906. Image appears in the I.O.O.F., St. Thomas Grand Lodge Meeting souvenir booklet, 1908. File includes:
glass-plate negative
glass lantern slide
photograph print
Images
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
N.D.
Accession Number
2007-07
Storage Location
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F1 65
  1 image     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2007-07
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R6 S1 Sh5 B4 F1 65
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
N.D.
Series
South Yarmouth Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of one of the toll gates on the old Gravel Road, included in the South Yarmouth Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History, Volume Two, page 65.
Name Access
South Yarmouth Women's Institute
Yarmouth (Ont.: Township)
Union (Ont.)
Subject Access
Tweedsmuir Histories
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View

Aylmer and Port Bruce Gravel Road Company toll gate tender

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives127041
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
September 1868
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B2 F14
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Creator
A. Price's Job Office, Aylmer, Ontario
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B2 F14
GMD
textual records
Date Range
September 1868
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Aylmer and Port Bruce Gravel Road Company toll gate tender, September 1868.
Name Access
Aylmer (Ont.)
Port Bruce (Ont.)

Gate surrounding London & Port Stanley rail yards, Port Stanley

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives168675
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Accession Number
2014-42
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F2 18
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Howard Mills Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2014-42
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W5 Sh2 B7 F2 18
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1920
Series
Howard Mills Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 16 x 20.5 cm
Scope and Content
Gate surrounding London & Port Stanley rail yards, Port Stanley, ca. 1920.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Images

Toll Gate on the London Road

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives183160
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Public Library Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1906
Accession Number
2018-07
Storage Location
M2 S1 Sh1 B1 F2 115
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Public Library Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-07
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M2 S1 Sh1 B1 F2 115
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1906
Series
St. Thomas Public Library Collection- A Pictorial History of St. Thomas, Volume Two series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 x 9.5 cm
Scope and Content
Toll Gate on the London and Port Stanley Road, near St. Thomas, ca. 1890. Ceased to operate as a toll gate in 1906 when road tolls were abolished province-wide. The last toll keeper was named Bellows. Relocated to Talbotville ca. 1920 where in 2011 it continues in use as a private residence. Image appears in the Union Meeting, Canadian Divisions Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers Souvenir booklet, 1906. Image appears in the I.O.O.F., St. Thomas Grand Lodge Meeting souvenir booklet, 1908.
(Image is similar to Cameron Collection image number A-7).
Images

"London and Port Stanley Toll Road in the County of Elgin"

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives1286
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Storage Location
REF 11
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
Library Catalogue Number
LH 971.334 LON
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 11
GMD
textual records
Subject Access
Roads and Highways

London and Port Stanley Toll Road 1856-1906

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives3579
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Clerk fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-2
Storage Location
Box 63, File 1
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Clerk fonds
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-2
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 63, File 1
Physical Condition
Medium to Bad - old and starting to fade
Scope and Content
London and Port Stanley Gravel Road#http://London and Port Stanley Gravel Road#
Correspondence and Documents Concerning the Following Subjects:
- By-Laws, Reports, Indentures re: Settlement of London and Port Stanley Toll
Road
- 1856, 1857, 1862, 1905, 1906
- balance sheet from the 1850's,
- material concerning the purchase of the London and Port Stanley Toll Road
- small card in file "Auction of Toll Gates 1854 Poster" - poster probably removed from the file, most likely at the Regional Collection
ByLaw No 37, ByLaw No 689, ByLaw No. 685A, ByLaw No 683 transferred to County Clerk's Office September 13, 1999, these were original copies

A typed list of annual rentals of toll gates (toll prices) on the London and Port Stanley Road in the 1850s. It describes the road being offered for sale by the County in 1857.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives126620
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1860
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1860
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Describes the road being offered for sale by the County in 1857.
Name Access
London (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Storage Location
Box 115
R5 S3 Sh2 B4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 115
R5 S3 Sh2 B4
GMD
textual records
Physical Description
1 p.
Scope and Content
A copy of an 1853 announcement: "Elgin Toll Gates: Sealed tenders will be received by the undersigned, at his Office, until Noon, on Thursday, 29th instant, for the leasing of the Tolls receivable at the undermentioned Gates, on the Port Stanley Bond, for a period of one year, from the 1st Day of January next to the 31st Day of December, 1854". Signed by William McKay, County Clerk. Dated at the County Clerks Office, December 22nd, 1853.
Name Access
McKay, William

London and Port Stanley Toll Road in the County of Elgin. History of the Road

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives4729
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Location
Box 45, File 34
R5 S6 Sh6 B3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
99-7
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 45, File 34
R5 S6 Sh6 B3
Physical Condition
Medium
Scope and Content
George E. Thorman Papers
- "London and Port Stanley Toll Road in the County of Elgin. History of the Road"
- pamphlet printed by Elgin County Council in 1909 summarizing the history of the road and what County Council had done to take it over

“London and Port Stanley Toll Road in the County of Elgin: History of the Road (West End Entrance), 1822-1909”.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives126587
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1920
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1920
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
London and Port Stanley Toll Road in the County of Elgin.
Name Access
London (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Transportation
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1961
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
W11 B5 100
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W11 B5 100
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1961
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w negative; 6 x 6 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a black and white slide, featuring the Port Glasgow Gate, in 1961. (W11 B5 100)
Name Access
Port Glasgow (Ont.)
Images

Port Glasgow Park Gate

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives177642
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Location
W9 B4 431
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Harley Lashbrook Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-09
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
W9 B4 431
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Series
Harley Lashbrook Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w negative ; 6 x 6 cm
Scope and Content
Two black-and-white negative photographs featuring the Port Glasgow Park Gate, in ca. 1955.
Name Access
Rodney (Ont.)
West Lorne (Ont.)
West Lorne Sun
Rodney Mercury
Port Glasgow Park
Subject Access
Parks
Images

London & Port Stanley Railway- View of Stanley Beach, Port Stanley

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives123931
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2013-37
Storage Location
Box 152, File 20
R10 S3 Sh3 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Heritage Port, Port Stanley
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2013-37
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 152, File 20
R10 S3 Sh3 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Publication
Postcard is part of a set of ten postcards published ca. 2013 by Senton Incorporated. The images used are from the collection of Robert Weare.
Physical Description
1 postcard
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Canada Southern Railway Station
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Port Stanley - Miscellaneous - Port Stanley and Area

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives120297
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B1 F9 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B1 F9 4
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Port Stanley - Miscellaneous file
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 11.5 x 15.5 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published ca. 1955.
4a does not have a caption. Shows the south side of Bridge Street, Port Stanley, ca. 1955, looking west toward the King George VI lift bridge from the intersection of Main/Colborne and Joseph Streets.
4b does not have a caption. Pictures an unidentified cottage in Port Stanley, ca. 1955.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway- Port Stanley

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives108
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
London and Port Stanley Railway Company fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
May 12, 1893
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T9
  1 image     1 document  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
London and Port Stanley Railway Company fonds
Creator
Grand Trunk Railway- Engineer's Department- Drawing Office- Hamilton, Ont.
Description Level
Item
Item Number
MAP 65
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T9
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
May 12, 1893
Series
Elgin County Map Collection
Physical Description
1 map : col., waxed linen
Material Details
(To zoom in closer on the map, click on the PDF file)
Custodial History
Donated to London Room likely by the estate of Stanley Shantz of London or was purchased at auction from estate.
Scope and Content
"L. & P.S. Port Stanley" [map]. With annotation: "The parts within the green tinted margins are lands of the Grand Trunk Ry. Co." With stamp: "Grand Trunk Railway Drawing Office, Engineer's Department, Hamilton, May 12, 1893." Shows the property of the London & Port Stanley Railway and various other structures and businesses in the Village of Port Stanley ca. May, 1893.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Images
Documents

'Village of Port Stanley / Municipality of Port Stanley'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives23630
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Letterhead Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1967-1972
Storage Location
D36 F42
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Letterhead Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
D36 F42
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1967-1972
Scope and Content
'Municipality of Port Stanley Ernest L. McCall, Clerk and Treasurer Box 70 Port Stanley, Ont.'
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)

Stanley Beach, Port Stanley, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives184118
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 2, 1923
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F12 17
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Don Cosens Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2018-58
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M5 S1 Sh1 B1 F12 17
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
August 2, 1923
Series
Don Cosens Collection- Postcards series
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard showing Stanley Beach in Port Stanley, Ontario.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Stanley Beach Casino
Images

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