Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Building Name: Cawthra House

Address: 275 Bay Street
Type of Building: Mansions
Name of Building: Cawthra House
Notes: Originally built for William Cawthra. It later became the office of Molson's Bank, then the Streling Bank, and then by insurance agencies and other businesses. Demolished in May, 1948 to make way for the Bank of Nova Scotia - SEE: no.44 KIng Street West.

Demolished 1947

Architects: Irving William
Sheard Joseph
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
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Lost Toronto : images of the city's past 1993 n/a 112-
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Toronto Sun 2001 March 50 Sun. 18th
Toronto, 100 years of grandeur 1978 n/a 203