Banner photo is of 1086 Queen W in 2010. Photo by K Taylor.
1086 Queen St. W., North side. Photo by K Taylor.
From the turn of the last century, this handsomely bricked trio was home to a host of small businesses: tailors, bakers, jewelers, hardware stores. But one, dating from 1908, has kept a finger-hold on its storefront.
Above the windows, you can still make out the “Taylor’s Meat Market” of the Robert Taylor and Sons butcher shop.