Old AdsWindsor

2610 Pilette Rd

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Located on Pilette Rd, just south of Grand Marais and the former Adstoll Arena is this building, now home to the Riverside Group

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I recently came across this old ad from December, 1960 for Pilcas Building Suppies, that ran in the Windsor Star. Although reclad, the building is still there, and it’s always interesting to me to come across these old neighbourhood little industrial buildings and to uncover some of their history.

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