Burrowing northward from Eglinton Ave.; the main tunnel of the Yonge St. subway extension is checked by resident engineer Douglas Dunn. The tunnelling has started on the first part of the fourmile extension from Eglinton Ave. to Sheppard Ave. in North York. But; Metro Council may decide to take the extension 1.4 miles further; to Finch Ave. The cost of extension to Sheppard will be $79 million. It would cost an extra $26 million to tunnel to Finch. Open in full size

Burrowing northward from Eglinton Ave.; the main tunnel of the Yonge St. subway extension is checked by resident engineer Douglas Dunn. The tunnelling has started on the first part of the fourmile extension from Eglinton Ave. to Sheppard Ave. in North York. But; Metro Council may decide to take the extension 1.4 miles further; to Finch Ave. The cost of extension to Sheppard will be $79 million. It would cost an extra $26 million to tunnel to Finch.

Picture, 1969, English

Burrowing northward from Eglinton Ave.; the main tunnel of the Yonge St. subway extension is checked by resident engineer Douglas Dunn. The tunnelling has started on the first part of the fourmile extension from Eglinton Ave. to Sheppard Ave. in North York. But; Metro Council may decide to take the extension 1.4 miles further; to Finch Ave. The cost of extension to Sheppard will be $79 million. It would cost an extra $26 million to tunnel to Finch.

Picture, 1969, English

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Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Transit Commission - Subways - Yonge Subway - North Extension (Eglinton to Finch) - Construction

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0115719f