St. Catharines  PL Public Library
Aerial View of St. Catharines
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Slides
Description
An aerial view of St. Catharines looking north-east toward downtown. The 12 Mile Creek and the Glenridge Fill are in the centre of the image.
Notes
Slide File Number: 08.21-C-4

The Glen ridge (later Glenridge) Bridge crossed the valley of the 1st and 2nd Welland Canals. By 1955 the bridge was showing severe structural issues and had to be demolished.

The bridge was replaced by the "Fill," an earthen embankment which enabled road access across the valley where the bridge had been. The Fill remained in use until a new Glendridge Bridge was built, opening for traffic in Dec. 1980.
Date of Original
c. 1963-1973
Subject(s)
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.16681 Longitude: -79.24958
Copyright Statement
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Contact
St. Catharines Public Library
Email:special.collections@stcatharines.library.on.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:
54 Church St.
St. Catharines, ON L2R7K2
905-688-6103
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Aerial View of St. Catharines


An aerial view of St. Catharines looking north-east toward downtown. The 12 Mile Creek and the Glenridge Fill are in the centre of the image.