Workers' Heritage Centre

Historic Albums


Heron Road Bridge Disaster Album

August 10th, 1966. This tradgedy remains one of Ontario's worst construction accident in history.

<< Previous Index Next >>
heronroadbridgecollapse2_small.jpg heronroadbridgecollapse4_small.jpg heronroadbridgecollapse4_small.jpg heronroadbridgecollapse6_small.jpg heronroadbridge_small.jpg

Heron Road Bridge

Heron Road Bridge Collapse

Volunteers cut through layers of collapsed reibar & steel to get to a worker trapped below.