Title: 
Our Lady Of The Lake Church, Walkerville, Ont.
Year: 
1915
Publisher: 
International Stationery Co.
Type(s): 
Postcard
Identifier(s): 
105
Language: 
English
Source: 
Mike Skreptak Collection; Box 2
Notes: 
c. 1915; located on the southeast corner of Sandwich Street (now Riverside Drive) and Drouillard Road in Ford City (now Windsor); Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic Church was also known as "Notre Dame du Lac"; it burned down in 1907 and was rebuilt in 1908; the style of the new church was Romanesque with twin dome bell towers and cost $45,000; the church was the location of the only church riot in the R.C. diocese's history when parishioners refused to accept the newly appointed pastor in 1917; the church closed in 2007; it was bought by property developer Larry Horwitz and transformed into the Waters Edge Event Centre which opened in 2015.
Subject(s): 
Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic Church (Windsor)
Churches
Riverside Drive (Windsor)
Sandwich Street (Windsor)
Drouillard Road (Windsor)
Waters Edge Event Centre (Windsor)
Place(s): 
Ford City (Ontario)
Windsor (Ontario)
Rights: 
Public Domain
Repository: 
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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