Architectural Index for Ontario

Information on Building Name: Toronto Home for Incurables

Address: 0 Dunn Avenue
Type of Building: Extended Care Facilities
Name of Building: Toronto Home for Incurables
Notes: Openined in Dec. 1880. The Cameron Wing, Designed by Darling & Curry opened in Jan. 1888. In 1941, the name was changed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for Incurables. The term 'Incurables' was dropped in 1962. Demolished mid-late 1970s and replaced by modern facilties, completed in 1979. Part of the original 1879's central entrance forms the gazebo that is on the current hospital grounds.

Building completed 1879-1880
Altered 1885-1886
Demolished late 1970s

Architects: Darling Frank
Darling & Curry (firm)
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