Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Architect: Curry, Samuel

Notes SEE ALSO: Curry & Sparling; Curry Sproat & Rolph.

Address: 0 Front Street West
Type of Building: Legislative Buildings
Name of Building: Provincial Parliament Buildings (3rd)
Notes: Occupied the area known as Simcoe Place, a parcel of land bounded by Front, John, Simcoe and Wellington Streets.

Building completed 1829-1832
Altered 1849-inter.
Demolished 1903

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
A Street Called Front 1983 n/a 6-7
Fred Cumberland : Building the Victorian Dream 1997 n/a 185+
From Front Street to Queen's Park... 1979 n/a 39++
Lost Toronto : images of the city's past 1993 n/a 52-55
Palaces of Government (The) 1993 n/a many

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Address: 36 King Street West
Type of Building: Office Buildings
Name of Building: Wood Gundy Building
Notes: Initially the John Kay and Son carpet store. "To make way for the new Scotia Plaza, the architecturally significant terra cotta facade was dismantled [in the summer of 1984] and recycled as part of a new building at 11 Adelaide St. West, also part of Scotia Plaza".

Building completed 1898
Demolished 1984

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Terra Cotta artful deceivers 1990 n/a 30-31

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Address: 675 Yonge Street
Intersection: Charles Street East
Type of Building: Post Offices
Name of Building: Postal Station F

Building completed 1905-1906

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Beaux-arts Toronto 1973 n/a 8-9