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Latest pictures of construction at Queen and Spadina–July 2012

17 Jul

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This photo was taken on Monday 16 July at 5 pm. During the day, a section of the cement was poured to cover large sections of the exposed tracks. The view is looking toward the southeast corner of Queen and Spadina.

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In this photo, in the foreground, only one more section of the track remains to be encased in cement.

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                            Gazing east toward Spadina from Queen St.

To view the post about the 1920s washroom buried beneath the intersection at Queen and Spadina – https://tayloronhistory.wordpress.com/2012/07/15/construction-at-queen-and-spadina-in-july-of-2012-uncovers-an-old-washroom-from-the-1920s/

I have spent much of my adult life researching Toronto. Exploring the city’s history is the main purpose of my blog. Despite the traffic jams and daily congestion, I find Toronto an exciting and vibrant city in which to live. I enjoy exploring its past through my writing. One of the books, “The Villages Within”, was nominated for the Toronto Heritage Awards. If interested in novels with a Toronto setting, descriptions of the books are available by following the link: https://tayloronhistory.wordpress.com/2012/03/22/toronto-author-publishes-seventh-novel/

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There Never Was a Better Time: http://bookstore.iuniverse.com/Products/SKU-000056586/THERE-NEVER-WAS-A-BETTER-TIME.aspx

Arse Over Teakettle: http://bookstore.iuniverse.com/Products/SKU-000132634/Arse-Over-Teakettle.aspx

The Reluctant Virgin; http://bookstore.iuniverse.com/Products/SKU-000188306/The-Reluctant-Virgin.aspx

The Villages Within: http://bookstore.iuniverse.com/Products/SKU-000175211/The-Villages-Within.aspx

Author’s Home Page: https://tayloronhistory.wordpress.com/

Authors can be contacted at: tayloronhistory@gmail.com

 
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