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The Third Servos Grist Mill (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario). Open in full size

The Third Servos Grist Mill (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario).

Picture, 1910, English

The Third Servos Grist Mill (Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario).

Picture, 1910, English

Notes

Frame (with mat and caption) stored separately. JRR (1912) 463
Inscribed in purple and blue watercolour, l.l.: 'Owen Staples' 1910. JRR printed caption has letterpress: THE THIRD SERVOS GRIST MILL / Palatine Hill, Niagara Township, Lincoln County, Ont. / Built in 1820 by Col. John D. Servos, son of Major Daniel Servos. / The second mill was burned during the bombardment of Niagara, 1813, and some of the / charred timbers from the second mill are to be seen in this building, 1910.

Rights and Licenses

Public Domain

Medium

Watercolour and gouache over pencil on wove paper. Laid down on cardboard

Extent

612 x 434 mm

Call Number / Accession Number

JRR 1244 Cab IV (Staples)