Historic photos from around Chaplin Estates, Toronto

A residential area south of Eglinton on the west side of Yonge Street. Back in 1913 William John Chaplin and his son James D. Chaplin registered a subdivision plan to build high-end houses which were sold and built in the 1920's and 1930's

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1915 Historic photo from 1915 - Glebe Hotel, Yonge St., n.e. cor. Glebe Rd. E. in Chaplin EstatesGlebe Hotel, Yonge St., n.e. cor. Glebe Rd. E.
(Categorized under: Hotels )
99 years ago - Chaplin Estates - 1915
Link to archive record - Map location (From the Toronto Public Library)
1917 Historic photo from Monday, February 12, 1917 - Yonge Street north from Hillsdale Avenue in Chaplin EstatesYonge Street north from Hillsdale Avenue
97 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Monday, February 12, 1917
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1921 Historic photo from Monday, November 21, 1921 - Double entrance and wooden bell tower - Davisville Church, 1992 Yonge Street in Chaplin EstatesDouble entrance and wooden bell tower - Davisville Church, 1992 Yonge Street
93 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Monday, November 21, 1921
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1921 Historic photo from Monday, November 21, 1921 - Row houses 2042-2052 Yonge Street, corner of Lola Road in Chaplin EstatesRow houses 2042-2052 Yonge Street, corner of Lola Road
93 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Monday, November 21, 1921
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1921 Historic photo from Wednesday, November 30, 1921 - W. J. Lawrence Real Estate at 974-1982 Yonge Street corner of Imperial Street in Chaplin EstatesW. J. Lawrence Real Estate at 974-1982 Yonge Street corner of Imperial Street
93 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Wednesday, November 30, 1921
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1922 Historic photo from Monday, October 9, 1922 - Yonge St at Millwood, north of Davisville Ave in Chaplin EstatesYonge St at Millwood, north of Davisville Ave
92 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Monday, October 9, 1922
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1922 Historic photo from Wednesday, November 15, 1922 - Grimshaw Bros buildings - southwest corner Yonge and Manor Road in Chaplin EstatesGrimshaw Bros buildings - southwest corner Yonge and Manor Road
92 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Wednesday, November 15, 1922
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1923 Historic photo from Monday, March 12, 1923 - Culvert at the northwest corner Hillsdale and Yonge in Chaplin EstatesCulvert at the northwest corner Hillsdale and Yonge
91 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Monday, March 12, 1923
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1923 Historic photo from Monday, March 12, 1923 - Car over culvert on the northwest corner of Yonge Street and Hillsdale Avenue in Chaplin EstatesCar over culvert on the northwest corner of Yonge Street and Hillsdale Avenue
91 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Monday, March 12, 1923
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1925 Historic photo from Thursday, October 15, 1925 - TTC Eglinton Division Office Building in Chaplin EstatesTTC Eglinton Division Office Building
89 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Thursday, October 15, 1925
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1926 Historic photo from Monday, June 7, 1926 - Front lawn at 91 Hillsdale Avenue W., just east of Colin Ave. in Chaplin EstatesFront lawn at 91 Hillsdale Avenue W., just east of Colin Ave.
88 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Monday, June 7, 1926
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1928 Historic photo from Tuesday, November 20, 1928 - Muddy Eglinton Avenue east from Oriole Parkway in Chaplin EstatesMuddy Eglinton Avenue east from Oriole Parkway
86 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Tuesday, November 20, 1928
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1933 Historic photo from Wednesday, April 12, 1933 - Spalled brickwork - 207 Duplex Avenue in Chaplin EstatesSpalled brickwork - 207 Duplex Avenue
81 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Wednesday, April 12, 1933
Link to archive record - Map location (From the City of Toronto Archives)
1958 Historic photo from Thursday, May 15, 1958 - Washing a VW Beetle in a submerged parking garage at Maxwell and Eglinton in Chaplin EstatesWashing a VW Beetle in a submerged parking garage at Maxwell and Eglinton
56 years ago - Chaplin Estates - Thursday, May 15, 1958
Link to archive record - Map location (From York University Archives)