Toronto Union Station, Exterior Cleaning of Facades and Colonnades, Toronto (1984-1985)
Dates of creation
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Scope and Content
This project series document the exterior restauration work of Toronto Union Station in Toronto from 1984-1985. The office identified the project number as 8405.
This project consisted of restoration to the exterior of the train station commissioned by VIA Rail Canada Inc. This work was referred to as a clean up in the project documentation. Restauration work was done to the existing exterior stonework, colannades, screens and skylights. This project was referred to as Package A in the materials, with Package B representing a project for interior work (see project series AP018.S1.1984.PR01 in this fonds).
This project is recorded through drawings, photographs and textual records dating from 1984-1985. The drawings are of earlier plans for the station, prepared by architects Ross & Macdonald and some by Public Works Canada. The textual records include correspondence, conference and site reports, contract data, construction documentation, financial records, interoffice letters.
Title: Project documentation, Toronto Union Station, Exterior Cleaning of Facades and Colonnades, Toronto
Dates of creation: 1984-1985
Form: drawings, textual records, photographs
Catalogued items within this file 0
John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)
This is a box containing correspondence, conference reports, contract data, tender documents, building authority records, site reports, financial records, interoffice letters, change orders, supplementary instructions, a contract set of tender drawings, and specifications.
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Extent and Medium:
5 reprographic copies
0.115 l.m. of textual records
Conditions governing reproduction:
AR1997:0021 (Folders 37-38): Jennifer A.C. Parkin holds copyright. Permission must be sought from copyright holder before reproductions can be made.
John C. Parkin fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
Don de John C. Parkin et Jennifer A.C. Parkin/
Gift of John C. Parkin and Jennifer A.C. Parkin
Folders 23-37 come from accession AR1987:0001;
Folders 38-39 come from accession AR1997:0021.