Architectural Index for Ontario


Information on Architect: Robb, George


Biography
Date of Birth 1923
Date of Death 1991


Address: 0 Exhibition Place
Type of Building: Clock Towers
Name of Building: Shell Oil Tower
Notes: Designed in 1955, initially as an architectural promotion for the Shell Oil Company and was later named the Bulova Tower. It was razed in 1985 to clear the course for the Molson Indy race track.

Dates
Building completed 1955

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
AZURE 1995 July/Au 12-15 12 101
Canadian Architect 1995 May 22-23
Canadian Architect 1980 Nov. 18 25 11
Clearcut : Woolworth Building Toronto, 1949-1997 1997 n/a 48
Heritage 2001 Sum. 10-13 4 3
Insite 1995 July 44

End of record
Address: 1 Vallhalla Road
Intersection: Burnhamthorpe Rd.
Type of Building: Hotels
Name of Building: Valhalla Inn

Dates
Building completed c1963

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Canadian Architect 1964 June 105 9
Canadian Architect 1968 Dec? 28
Canadian Architect 1964 Sept. 8-9 9
Canadian Architect 1964 April 12-13 9
Canadian Art 1964 Jan/Feb 29 21
Canadian Interiors 1981 May/Jun 44-45 18 6
Canadian Interiors 1965 March 31-35 2
Canadian Interiors 1965 July 25 2