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Discover Your Toronto Neighbourhood History!

January 26th, 2015 | City LivingJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageCorso Italia / DavenportWychwood / Humewood - CedarvaleHigh Park North / The Junction MidtownYorkville / Summerhill / RosedaleDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt VillageKing West / Niagara / Liberty VillageThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter EstatesCabbagetown / CorktownSt. Lawrence MarketAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

Have you ever wondered how your neighbourhood got its name?

Or who first settled there?

What about its history and evolution in our City of Neighbourhoods?

We were excited to discover this interactive map on the Toronto Public Library website that helps sleuth the past on their favourite neighbourhoods! It's definitely worth a look!


A Circus in Riverdale Park - Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library


The Construction of Bayview Ave at Pottery Road - Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library


Broadview Boys' Institute - Courtesy of the Toronto Public Library


Enjoy the exploration!

Want to learn more about some of our favourite Toronto neighbourhoods? Check out our Neighborhoods Pages which includes flavour videos, the city census data, plus several past blogs on area amenities!

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~ Steven and the urbaneer team

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