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This page contains present day photos (Year 2000 to date) of Ontario's King's Highway 20, arranged by location from Hamilton easterly to Smithville. All photographs displayed on this page were taken by the Webmaster (Cameron Bevers), unless specifically noted otherwise. Click on any thumbnail to see a larger image!

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Page 2: Present Day King's Highway 20 Photographs (Hamilton to Smithville)


QEW #628 - © Cameron Bevers             QEW #629 - © Cameron Bevers

NEW Left - Facing west along the Queen Elizabeth Way towards Burlington from the Hwy 20 (Centennial Parkway) Interchange in Hamilton. The partially-completed Red Hill Valley Parkway Interchange can be seen in the distance. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on October 6, 2006  -  © Cameron Bevers)

NEW Right - Queen Elizabeth Way facing east towards Grimsby from the Hwy 20 (Centennial Parkway) Interchange in Hamilton. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on October 6, 2006  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #64 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #66 - © Cameron Bevers

NEW Left - Approaching the Stoney Creek Railway Subway on Hwy 20 (Centennial Parkway) in Hamilton, facing north towards the Queen Elizabeth Way Interchange. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on October 6, 2006  -  © Cameron Bevers)

NEW Right - Southern side of the Stoney Creek Railway Subway on Hwy 20 (Centennial Parkway). This two-span concrete slab structure was completed in 1929. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on October 6, 2006  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #65 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #67 - © Cameron Bevers

NEW Left - Two 1929 date stamps appear on this side of the Stoney Creek Railway Subway on Hwy 20 (Centennial Parkway). One is centred above the roadway, while the other is located on the southeast abutment wall. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on October 6, 2006  -  © Cameron Bevers)

NEW Right - Close-up of the 1929 date stamp in the southeast abutment wall of the Stoney Creek Railway Subway. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on October 6, 2006  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #7 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #8 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Hwy 20 once followed the Glover Mountain Access up the Niagara Escarpment in Hamilton. This photo shows the long-abandoned highway right-of-way that is now just used as a walking trail. This was the original alignment for Hwy 20 between 1930 and 1932. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on September 19, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Abandoned Glover Mountain Road (Old Hwy 20) as seen from the top of the Niagara Escarpment. This original section of Hwy 20 was bypassed by a new alignment on an improved grade in the early 1930s. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on September 19, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #9 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #10 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - The original alignment of Hwy 20 emerged at Webster Road, at the foot of the Niagara Escarpment. It almost seems hard to believe that this narrow laneway was once a portion of Hwy 20. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on September 19, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Western side of the Stoney Creek Railway Overhead on Hwy 20. This three-span concrete "T" girder structure was completed in 1931, as part of the diversion to bypass the old Glover Mountain Access route. See an Enlarged Photo Here.
(Photograph taken on September 19, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #15 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #16 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Old culvert from the 1930s on Hwy 20 between Elfrida and Smithville
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Inscription on a culvert on Hwy 20 between Elfrida and Smithville - "THE KING'S HIGHWAY 1931"
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #17 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #18 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - A former alignment of Hwy 20 west of Smithville
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Date stamp (1931) on a concrete culvert near Smithville
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #19 - © Cameron Bevers

Right - Facing east along Hwy 20 towards Smithville
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)




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