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Demolition of a Crushed Stone Sizing Plant
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The destruction of the crushed stone sizing plant at Walker Brothers Quarry with dynamite being planted at the foot of the structure, Thorold, Ontario. c1970.
Notes
Slide File Number: 02.23-D-3

The crushed stone plant opened in 1942 at the quarry on the border of Thorold and Niagara Falls and was demolished in 1970. Walker Brothers began quarrying the site in 1887. It is their oldest quarry site in the Niagara Region.
Date of Publication
1970
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1332635643523 Longitude: -79.1708546939087
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Demolition of a Crushed Stone Sizing Plant


The destruction of the crushed stone sizing plant at Walker Brothers Quarry with dynamite being planted at the foot of the structure, Thorold, Ontario. c1970.