Born and raised in West TORONTO’s Junction neighbourhood, TREVOR PARKINS-SCIBERRAS is a volunteer for the Junction Historical Society and the Canadian Transit Heritage Foundation. He recently became an educational partner with the TDSB, and has begun teaching Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) history in the schools.
Trevor also works with Lego to tell the story of TORONTO’s transit from the beginning to modernity. You can see his work at http://www.TravelBricks.com and on Instagram.
<PHOTO ABOVE – William’s Omnibus Line, ca1850>
<PHOTO ABOVE – Horse-drawn train car transit, ca1861-1891.>