Here’s what Mississauga’s major intersections looked like in the 1900s

Published July 30, 2015 at 4:12 am

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It’s easy to forget just how long Mississauga’s major roadways and intersections have been around, but they’re a big part of the city’s history — some of our routes are over 200 years old!

For those who want to take a drive down memory lane, here’s what some of Mississauga’s most well-known intersections looked like in days gone by:


Britannia – Hurontario looking south at Britannia Road, c1905

 


Burnhamthorpe – Dixie Road looking south at Burnhamthorpe Road, c1900

 


Clarkson – Clarkson Road looking South at railway crossing, c1900

 


Cooksville – British America Gas Station and relocated General Store, SE Corner 1936


Cooksville – Dundas Street looking east at Hurontario Street, c1900

 


Cooksville – Four Corners, c1940

 


Cooksville – Four Corners, Dundas Street looking east, c1910

 


Cooksville – Intersection of Hurontario Street and Dundas Street, 1912

 


Derry West – Derry Road looking east at Hurontario Street, c1900

 


Erindale – Dundas Street looking east at Mississauga Road, c1900

 


Port Credit – Lakeshore Road looking east at Stavebank Road, c1925

 


Sheridan – Town Line, now Winston Churchill Blvd, looking north at Middle Road, now QEW, c1900

 


Streetsville – Queen Street looking south at Main Street, c1910

 

All images courtesy of Heritage Mississauga

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