- 1963 (Creation)
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1 map (107.5CM x 92.5cm)
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In 1916, the Department of Public Highways of Ontario was formed and took on the responsibility of establishing provincial highways.
On April 1, 1937, the Department of Northern Development was created and merged with the Department of Highways of Ontario.
In 1971, the Department of Highways assumed the responsibility for Communications, which prompted it to be renamed as the Ministry of Transportation and Communications in 1972.
It later became the Ministry of Transportation of Ontario in 1987.
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Southern Hastings County in 1963. Map features boundaries, roads and railways. Scale: 1:63,360. Published by the Department of Highways, Ontario. Made by Hunting Survey Corp. Ltd. Dimensions 107.5cm x 92.5cm.
A unique "one-inch" map because all one-inch series maps were converted to 1:50,000 after 1950. However, this map was converted to 1:63,360.
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Scanned and online at https://www.flickr.com/photos/cabhc/47068107084/
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- Canada » Ontario » Hastings, County of
- Canada » Ontario » Hastings, County of » Hungerford, Township of
- Canada » Ontario » Hastings, County of » Huntingdon, Township of
- Canada » Ontario » Hastings, County of » Tyendinaga, Township of
- Canada » Ontario » Hastings, County of » Thurlow, Township of
- Canada » Ontario » Hastings, County of » Sidney, Township of