- 30 Oct 1875 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1 plan on Mylar (65.5 x 52.5cm)
Name of creator
John D. Evans was born in Goderich, Ontario on 27 May 1843. He was educated at the Upper Canada College in Toronto. He trained as a land surveyor and moved to Belleville, Ontario, in 1867. He worked as a surveyor and architect, being responsible for a number of buildings in Belleville including what is now City Hall (built 1871-1873). He worked as the Chief Engineer of the Central Ontario Railway from 1881, retiring in 1925. Evans died in Toronto on 7 November 1930.
His son, John Walter Evans was a prominent engineer and surveyor in the City of Belleville.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Walter I. Watson. Accession #2012-04.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A certified reproduction of the "Plan of subdivision of part of Lot # 3 in 1st Concession Thurlow, being part of Lot # 39 on south side of Bridge Street in Belleville. Property of Sandford Baker and designated Baker's Block.” Surveyed by John D. Evans, P. L. S. Plan registered October 30, 1875.
This copy was made in 1972 of plan #194, as registered in the Hastings Land Registry Office.
Donated by Walter I. Watson, P. L. S.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Photographed and available online at https://www.flickr.com/photos/cabhc/48346968227/
Related units of description
Subject access points
Name access points
Genre access points
Description control area
Rules and/or conventions used
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
Digital object metadata