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It's a blast. No; it's not a character dropped on to Queen's Quay from an old science fiction movie; it's George gill of Torno Engineering sprucing up a section of the Harbourfront Rapid Transit Line. the suit and mask with breathing filter can get warm; but protects Gill as he sprays fine sand under high pressure at the concrete portal where the underground Bay St. line emerges to Queen's Quay. The blasting removes markings and blobs of cement. Open in full size

It's a blast. No; it's not a character dropped on to Queen's Quay from an old science fiction movie; it's George gill of Torno Engineering sprucing up a section of the Harbourfront Rapid Transit Line. the suit and mask with breathing filter can get warm; but protects Gill as he sprays fine sand under high pressure at the concrete portal where the underground Bay St. line emerges to Queen's Quay. The blasting removes markings and blobs of cement.

Picture, 1989, English

It's a blast. No; it's not a character dropped on to Queen's Quay from an old science fiction movie; it's George gill of Torno Engineering sprucing up a section of the Harbourfront Rapid Transit Line. the suit and mask with breathing filter can get warm; but protects Gill as he sprays fine sand under high pressure at the concrete portal where the underground Bay St. line emerges to Queen's Quay. The blasting removes markings and blobs of cement.

Picture, 1989, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Transit Commission - Personnel - A to Z

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0115584f