Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Building Name: Beard Building

Address: 163 King Street East
Type of Building: Office Buildings
Name of Building: Beard Building
Notes: Regarded at the time of demolition as the city's first skyscraper, despite the fact that it was not constructed with a metal frame.

Design conceived 1892
Building completed 1893
Demolished 1935

Architects: Lennox Edward
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Newsletter / Architectural Conservancy of Toronto 1988 Nov. ?
TRAC : newsletter of the Toronto Region Arch.... 1999 Fall 9-10