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Walker-Walsh-Cahill Residence, Port Credit
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Title: Walker-Walsh-Cahill Residence, Port Credit
Identifier: H125
Date of Original Photo: 1980
Date Built: ca 1890
Image Type: Slide
Subject: Historic buildings - Ontario - Port Credit
Location: 53 Port Street West, Plan 300W, pts Lot 9, 10

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Description: 53 Port Street West. Plan 300W, pts Lot 9,10. A good example of the vernacular structures found in the area west of the Credit River and south of Lakeshore Road West. This is a storey-and-a-half building, frame structure, with a gable roof. In 1890, Russell J. Walker, a carpenter, purchased the property; and in 1893, sold it at a significantly higher price. It is illustrated on the 1910 fire insurance plan, a bay window on both the Port Street and Peter Street elevations. In addition, a 1907 bird's eye photographic view in Ida Lynd Bradley's scrapbook shows the house's west and rear walls. Designated under the terms of the Ontario Heritage Act and located within the Old Port Credit Village Heritage Conservation District. Description as of July 2011.
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