Port Credit Gallery

The Mississauga Indians had an encampment at the mouth of the Credit River and it was here that a French trading post was established about 1720. After the French occupation the British took over the area and purchased land from the Mississaugas. The village of Port Credit was laid out around 1834 and the area began to develop as a trading, fishing and shipping centre. The St. Lawrence Starch Company factory opened in 1889. In the 1930s Lloyd Refineries built an oil refinery in Port Credit which eventually became Texaco Canada Ltd. Port Credit was incorporated as a town in 1961 and amalgamated with the City of Mississauga in 1974.

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Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), Rear Fašade, Port Credit
Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), Rear Fašade, Port Credit
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Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), South Fašade, Port Credit
Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), South Fašade, Port Credit
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Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), Voussoir, Port Credit
Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), Voussoir, Port Credit
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Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), West Fašade, Port Credit
Elmwood House (St. Lawrence Starch), West Fašade, Port Credit
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Excalibur International Building, Port Credit
Excalibur International Building, Port Credit
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Excalibur International Building, Port Credit
Excalibur International Building, Port Credit
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Field Residence, Port Credit
Field Residence, Port Credit
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First Port Credit Nursing Home
First Port Credit Nursing Home
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First Port Credit Nursing Home
First Port Credit Nursing Home
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First Port Credit Nursing Home
First Port Credit Nursing Home
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First United Church, Port Credit
First United Church, Port Credit
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First United Church, Port Credit
First United Church, Port Credit
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First United Church, Port Credit
First United Church, Port Credit
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First United Church, Port Credit
First United Church, Port Credit
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Fisherman's Shed, Port Credit
Fisherman's Shed, Port Credit
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Fishermen, Port Credit
Fishermen, Port Credit
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Fishing, Port Credit
Fishing, Port Credit
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Fishing, Port Credit
Fishing, Port Credit
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Fishing Nets Drying, Port Credit
Fishing Nets Drying, Port Credit
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Fluney Residence, Port Credit
Fluney Residence, Port Credit
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