Industries Gallery

The earliest industries in Toronto Township were the mills situated along the Credit River. Among them were the Barber Brothers' Toronto Woollen Mills in Streetsville and the Racey sawmill in Erindale. Although Toronto Township was mainly agricultural several industries sprang up in the late 1880s, such as the St. Lawrence Starch Company, and in the early 1900s the Cooksville and Port Credit brickyards. In the 1930s the first oil refinery was built in Port Credit by Lloyd's Refineries. By the 1950s Toronto Township was home to a second oil refinery and St. Lawrence Cement Company, both located in Clarkson.

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Lakeview Generating Station, Aerial View
Lakeview Generating Station, Aerial View
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Lakeview Generating Station, Coal Pile
Lakeview Generating Station, Coal Pile
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
Lakeview Generating Station, Demolition
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Lakeview Generating Station, Discharge Channel
Lakeview Generating Station, Discharge Channel
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Lakeview Generating Station, Shoreline
Lakeview Generating Station, Shoreline
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Lakeview Generating Station From Cooksville Creek
Lakeview Generating Station From Cooksville Creek
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Lakeview Generating Station Pier
Lakeview Generating Station Pier
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Lakeview Generating Station Seawall
Lakeview Generating Station Seawall
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Lakeview Water Treatment Plant
Lakeview Water Treatment Plant
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Lakeview Water Treatment Plant, Aerial View
Lakeview Water Treatment Plant, Aerial View
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Leslie Parsons
Leslie Parsons
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Lloyd Refinery, Dubbs Thermal Cracking Unit, Port Credit, 1936
Lloyd Refinery, Dubbs Thermal Cracking Unit, Port Credit, 1936
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