Parkdale seen from the roof of the Gladstone Hotel looking south west in 1898.
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Seventeen items are numbered in this 1898 Photograph taken from the roof of the Gladstone Hotel looking west along Queen Street West.
1 1890 Parkdale Methodist Church on King at Dunn.
2. 1888 photo of Queen Victoria School on Close Avenue south of King Street.
4 1884 Goads map date. Toronto Radiator Works on Dufferin
5 1884-Charles Frankish Castle, from Toronto, old and new a memorial volume page 172, by Adam, G. M. (1891)
6 1890 c Methodist Church on Cowan Ave that became a Presbyterian Church in 1896 and later became St Johns Polish National Catholic Church Cowan
7 1896 08 17 photo. Built before 1884 per Goads maps. Union Hotel. Notice the broken glass.
9 1888 St. Mark’s Anglican Church, Cowan Ave., e. side, s. of Queen St. W. Tor Pub Lib
10 1898 Parkdale Curling Club and now Masaryk-Cowan Community Recreation Centre.
11 1880 Parkdale Presbyterian Church on Dunn Ave. south of Queen St W. Tor Pub Lib
12 1889 Parkdale Collegiate on Jameson south of Queen St W. 1905 photo.
13 Original Fire Station on Cowan Avenue.
15 Magdalen Asylem for unwed mothers. Cannot find a picture.
16. 1898 North Parkdale CP Station south of the tracks at Dufferin and Queen.