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Horse gets role in opening of Finch subway link. An open surrey carried some of the political notables to today's official opening of the Finch Ave. subway station in preparation for the start of full service tomorrow. Beside top-hatted driver are seen; left to right; North York Mayor Mel Lastman; Ontario Premier William Davis; who officiated at Opening; Metro Chairman Paul Godfrey and Toronto Transit Commission Chairman Karl Mallette. New extension is expected to carry North York riders to Front St. in 30 minutes. Open in full size

Horse gets role in opening of Finch subway link. An open surrey carried some of the political notables to today's official opening of the Finch Ave. subway station in preparation for the start of full service tomorrow. Beside top-hatted driver are seen; left to right; North York Mayor Mel Lastman; Ontario Premier William Davis; who officiated at Opening; Metro Chairman Paul Godfrey and Toronto Transit Commission Chairman Karl Mallette. New extension is expected to carry North York riders to Front St. in 30 minutes.

Picture, 1974, English

Horse gets role in opening of Finch subway link. An open surrey carried some of the political notables to today's official opening of the Finch Ave. subway station in preparation for the start of full service tomorrow. Beside top-hatted driver are seen; left to right; North York Mayor Mel Lastman; Ontario Premier William Davis; who officiated at Opening; Metro Chairman Paul Godfrey and Toronto Transit Commission Chairman Karl Mallette. New extension is expected to carry North York riders to Front St. in 30 minutes.

Picture, 1974, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

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

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0115727f