Cultural Landscapes & Architectural Profiles - Heritage Photography

Opinicon Hotel, Chaffeys Lock on the Rideau Canal

In 2012, the main building and cottages sitting on some 115 acres of wooded landscape appeared destined to disappear and resume life as a trailer park. This represented a serious loss for the heritage of Chaffeys Lock and indeed, for the entire Rideau Canal.

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