Item M420-1111 - Road Map of Hastings County 1956

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CA ON00156 M/M420-1111


Road Map of Hastings County 1956


  • 1956 (Creation)

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2 maps:
1) 72cm x 46.5cm
2) 62cmx 23cm

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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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Donated by Vera Crabbe in 2008.

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A road map of Hastings County in 1956. Portions of adjoining counties are also pictured. Boundaries are yellow, while roads are blue and red. Published by the Ontario Department of Highways. Scale: 1 inch = 4 miles. Dimensions: 72cm x 46.5cm.

Donated by Vera Crabbe in 2008.

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Rip at bottom right corner fold line.

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See M420-1112 and 1113 in F-10.

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