Heward’s lost creek

Lost Creeks 1909 map with labels added
Heward farm to lease, Globe, April 6, 1858
Globe, August 16, 1864 The gravel was from a deposit from the last glacier.
Toronto Star, April 11, 1907
Heward Avenue south of Queen, west side — Cracks in brickwork of house – February 5, 1912
Heward Avenue south of Queen, west side — Cracks in brickwork of house – February 5, 1912 2
Heward Avenue south of Queen, west side — Cracks in brickwork of house – February 5, 1912
A box drain, a drainage pipe made of wood, north west corner of Pape Avenue. This is the lost Holly Creek.

Hewards Creek 2015 This lost creek comes to the surface in construction excavations. Photo by Joanne Doucette

Published by Leslieville Historical Society

Welcome to the Leslieville Historical Society's website. Please feel free to join us, to ask questions, to attend walking tours and other events, and to celebrate Leslieville's past while creating our future. Guy Anderson, President, Leslieville Historical Society and Joanne Doucette, local historian and webmaster.

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