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Gaylord Block/Kemp Building

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Originally built for the Kemp Manufacturing Company in 1903, this six storey structure was designed by J. H. Cadham and built by P. Burnett at a cost of $45,000.

The company manufactured sheet metal products, and in 1906 commissioned Cadham to design an addition measuring 53 feet by 124 feet. P. Burnett was the contractor on this addition, as well.




Year Built Heritage Status Date Material Floors/Square footage
1903 Inventory Brick and stone foundation. 6 storeys/130,760 total floor space

Original Use Present Use Address Architect
Warehouse and Manufacturing Warehouse 111 Lombard Avenue J. H. Cadham, 1903, 1906; J. H. McDiarmid, 1911.





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