Architectural Index for Ontario


Information on Building Type: Clock Towers

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

Architects: Etherington A. Bruce
Robb George
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