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After 100 years St. James Spruces up. Anglican Cathedral at King and Church Sts. is finally get- ning. It was built in 1853 and the spire was added in 1874; church; at 324 feet high; the tallest one in Canada. The workmen; shown at the base of the steeple; have been busy lately cleaning the sandstone and brick for the first time and replacing more than 2;000 crumbling bricks with specially made new ones. [Incomplete] Open in full size

After 100 years St. James Spruces up. Anglican Cathedral at King and Church Sts. is finally get- ning. It was built in 1853 and the spire was added in 1874; church; at 324 feet high; the tallest one in Canada. The workmen; shown at the base of the steeple; have been busy lately cleaning the sandstone and brick for the first time and replacing more than 2;000 crumbling bricks with specially made new ones. [Incomplete]

Picture, 1969, English

After 100 years St. James Spruces up. Anglican Cathedral at King and Church Sts. is finally get- ning. It was built in 1853 and the spire was added in 1874; church; at 324 feet high; the tallest one in Canada. The workmen; shown at the base of the steeple; have been busy lately cleaning the sandstone and brick for the first time and replacing more than 2;000 crumbling bricks with specially made new ones. [Incomplete]

Picture, 1969, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Churches - Anglican - St James

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0110962f