Postcard Memories is a weekly series of historic postcard views and photos submitted by Marcel Rousseau. Some were previously published by the Orillia Museum of Art and History and in the book Postcard Memories Orillia. You can take a trip down memory lane with us each Saturday morning!
This postcard provides a great view of Orillia’s industrial area in the 1950s.
The Otaco factory is seen on the bottom right, and just above, across
Following the railway line from the bottom, on the left, or north side of the tracks, is Fahralloy Canada Ltd.
At the corner of
Across West Street are Beaver Lumber and the C.N.R. freight office with several boxcars parked in front.
Vollans Industries, located at the bottom of Andrew Street, is the first building on the south side of the tracks.