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Wayback Machine: The Brickworks in 1891

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The Brickworks in 1891

credit: City of Toronto

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Much of the City of Toronto is built from bricks made from the clay dug out of the Don Valley, and the brickworks continued in operation until 1980. After it ran out of clay, it sat empty for years until Evergreen, "a national charity that makes cities more livable," took it over.