Item 2019-077 - Aerial photograph of Corby's Distilleries site in Corbyville

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CA ON00156 2019-077


Aerial photograph of Corby's Distilleries site in Corbyville


  • c. 1986 (Creation)

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1 colour photograph

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Henry Corby opened a distillery on the banks of the Moira river north of Belleville in around 1859. The operation ran under a variety of owners until the site was closed down in 1989.


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Donated by Aaron Cain to Glanmore National Historic Site in May 2019. The photograph had belonged to the donor's father, Elmer Cain.

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Transferred to Community Archives in August 2019.

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Framed aerial view of the Corby's Distilleries complex at Corbyville, Ontario.

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