Dominion Wheel and Foundries Company in 2005. (Photo by Bob Krawczyk.)
Name & Location
Dominion Wheel and Foundries Company Buildings
153-185 Eastern Avenue
Waterfront Communities-The Island, Toronto
Canadian Northern Railway
These buildings were constructed by Canadian Northern Railway between 1912 and 1953 and originally occupied by Dominion Wheel and Foundries, who manufacture railway components.
In January 2021, an Ontario judge temporarily halted the demolition of all surviving buildings at 153-185 Eastern Avenue ahead of a provincial court hearing that will decide their fate.
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- The history of the Dominion Foundry buildings in Toronto
Author - Karen Longwell, BlogTO
Date - January 2021
- Heritage Impact Assessment: 153-185 Eastern Avenue
Author - Stevens Burgess Architects Limited
Date - June 24, 2021
- Heritage Listing of 153 Eastern Avenue (all details true of 169, 171, and 185 too)
Author - City of Toronto Heritage Register
Date - October 1, 2004
Notes - All details true of 169, 171, and 185 Eastern Avenue too.
Document - Heritage Listing of 153 Eastern Avenue (all details true of 169, 171, and 185 too)
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