Architectural Index for Ontario


Information on Building Name: Victoria

Address: 10 Asquith Avenue
Type of Building: Colleges
Name of Building: Victoria College Medical Sch.


Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Toronto Star 1973 Dec. ? 13th

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Address: 67 College Street
Type of Building: Hospitals
Name of Building: Victoria Hospital for Sick Ch
Notes: Victoria Hospital for Sick Children was the fifth building used for the Hospital for Sick Children. It moved to a new building at 555 University Avenue in 1949.

Dates
Building completed 1889-1891
Altered 1926
Restored 1992

Architects: Darling & Curry (firm)
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
ACORN 1985 Summer n/a 10 2
Canadian Architect & Builder 1889 July 83 2
Canadian Architect & Builder 1892 April 38a 5
Canadian Architect & Builder 1891 Feb. 28 4
Canadian Architect & Builder 1896 May 70a 9
Canadian Magazine of Politics… 1903 Dec. 118 22
Canadian Magazine of Politics… 1899 Feb. 314 + 12
Contract Record and Engineering Review 1926 Jan. 52 40 6th
Globe & Mail 2000 June C5 2nd
Romanesque Head Office of Confederation Life Assn. 1997 n/a 17
Romanesque Toronto : a photographic exhibition... 1971 n/a 8-9
Toronto Calling 1951 Jan. 7-8 1 8
Toronto Star 1992 Feb. J12 8th
Toronto, Carved in Stone 1984 n/a 63

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Address: 87 King Street East
Type of Building: City Blocks
Name of Building: Victoria Row
Notes: A row of shops occupying nos. 87-97 King Street East.Only no. 87 is still extant.

Dates
Building completed 1842
Altered c1866

Architects: Howard John
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Lost Toronto : images of the city's past 1993 n/a 95-96

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Address: 190 Medland Street
Type of Building: Churches
Name of Building: Victoria-Royce Presbyterian

Dates
Building completed 1898
Restored 1994

Architects: Moffat Walter
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Insite 1994 May 48-50
Knox & Elliot 1981 n/a 6
Leader and Recorder 1996 Winter 1
West Toronto Junction Revisited 1999 n/a 70

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Address: 0 Queen Street East
Type of Building: Clubhouses
Name of Building: Victoria Hall
Notes: Built by E.J. Lennox for the Orange Association, now demolished.

Dates
Building completed 1885

Architects: Lennox Edward
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Edward James Lennox: "Builder of Toronto" 1995 n/a 7,18

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Address: 73 Queen's Park Crescent E.
Type of Building: Colleges
Name of Building: Victoria College

Dates
Building completed 1892

Architects: Storm William
Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Romanesque Toronto : a photographic exhibition... 1971 n/a 9-10
Toronto Places 1992 n/a 52-53
Toronto, Carved in Stone 1984 n/a 99-10

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Address: 0 Victoria Park Avenue
Type of Building: Parks
Name of Building: Victoria Park
Notes: Formed from part of Peter Paterson's country estate called Blantyre. In operation as an amusement park from 1878 to 1906.

Dates
Officially opened June 1878

Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Beach In Pictures, 1793-1932 1988 n/a 36-37

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Address: 0 Victoria Park Avenue
Type of Building: Elementary Schools
Name of Building: Victoria Park Forst School
Notes: An outdoor school, consisted of 15 acres situated within Victoria Park. Operated by the Board of Education from 1912 to 1932. Closed due to construction of the waterworks.


Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Beach In Pictures, 1793-1932 1988 n/a 37-38

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Address: 0 Wellington Street West
Type of Building: Apartment Houses
Name of Building: Victoria


Journal or book Year Month Page Vol. No.
Globe & Mail 2000 April A27 Sat. 29th