Ontario:
Hamilton

This page present photos of the lanterns we found
in Hamilton (Ontario) on August 6, 2005.

Hamilton is located about 60 km southwest of Toronto. It was founded after the War of 1812. Official city status was achieved on June 9, 1846.

We visited Hamilton on August 6, 2005.



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1025 King Street E.
New Westminster Presbyterian church, 1925.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
1025 King St, E.


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540 King Street E; Gate Arch Lantern.
Google, 2018: Gate replaced with a Gate House.
Lantern no longer exists.
540 King St. E.


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440 King Street E; St. Patrick Church, 1877.
Light Post, Walkway to the Entrance.
St. Patrick Church


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92 King Street E; Wall Mount Light (?).
Google 2015: Could not find the building.
92 King St E.


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Downtown Gate, Wellington St and King St E.
Pillar Mount Lights.
Downtown Gate


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36 James Street S; Pigott Building, 1929.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
Pigott Building.


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70 James Street S;
St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, 1857.
1/2. Wall Mount Light above the Main Entrance.
70 James St. S.
2/2. Entryway Arch Pendant, Jackson St Entrance.
70 James St. S.


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17 Jackson Street W; Bell Building, 1929.
Wall Mount Light at the Main Entrance.
Bell Building


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24 Main Street W; United Church, 1868.
Entrance Arch Pendant.
24 Main St. W.


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55 Main St W; Public (Carnegie) Library, 1913.
Now: Supreme Court of Justice.
Google, 2018: Terrace built in front of the building.
Light Post put on the terrace parapet.
55 Main St. W.


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Hess Village Gates.
1/2. Pillar Lantern at Hess St S and King St W.
Hess Village Gates.
2/2. Pillar Lantern at Hess St S and George St.
Hess Village Gates.
Hess Village: Hess St S from King to Main Sts.


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14 Hess Street S; Commercial House.
Porch Pendant.
14 Hess St. S.


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23 Hess St S; The Lazy Flamingo restaurant.
1/2. Gate Lanterns.
The Lazy Flamingo.
2/2. Patio Light Post.
The Lazy Flamingo.


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25 Hess Street S; Sizzle Steak House.
Patio Lanterns. Google, (Apr 2014 and Oct 2018):
Lantern not found. It may be seasonal.
25 Hess St. S.


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32 Hess St S; Diavolo Cabaret. Wall Mount Light.
Google, 2018: Lantern not found.
32 Hess St. S.


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4 Queen St S; Scottish Rite Club (Masonic Temple).
Tower: 1895; Cathedral: 1923.
1/3. Queen St. Entrance, Stairs Parapet Torchiere.
Scottish Rite Club
2/3. Light Post, King Street Gate.
Scottish Rite Club
3/3. King Street Entrance, Arch Pendant.
Scottish Rite Club


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All Saints Anglican Church, 1872.
Lamp Post, King St W and Queen St S.
Damaged by earthquake in 1998; demolished, 2016.
All Saints Church


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69 Pearl Street; Zion United Church, 1874.
Wall Mount Light at Napier St Entrance.
69 Pearl St.


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714 King Street W.
Cathedral Basilica of Christ the King, 1933.
1/5. West Entrance, Stairs Parapet Torchiere.
Christ the King
2/5. West Entrance Pendant.
Christ the King
3/5. Main Entrance, Stairs Parapet Torchiere.
Christ the King
4/5. East Entrance Lantern.
Christ the King
5/5. New Office Building Grounds, Light Post.

Google, 2018: Post the same, different Lantern.

Christ the King


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115 Stanley Avenue; Baptist Church, 1924.
Main Entrance, Stairs Parapet Torchiere.
115 Stanley Ave.


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86 Homewood Ave; Melrose United Church, 1929.
Main Entrance, Stairs Parapet Torchiere.
Melrose United Church


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610 York Boulevard; Dundurn Castle, 1835.
Restored: 1964-67.
Main Entrance, Porch Pendant.
Dundurn Castle


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York Boulevard; McQuenston Bridge, 1932.
Parapet Lanterns at both ends.
McQuenston Bridge