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This page contains present day photos (Year 2000 to date) of Ontario's King's Highway 58, arranged by location from Welland northerly to Thorold. 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 3: Present Day King's Highway 58 Photographs (Welland to Thorold)


HWY 20 #22 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 406 #25 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Green guide sign for Hwy 20 at the Hwy 406 Interchange near Fonthill.
(Photograph taken on July 25, 2007  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Facing north along Hwy 406 towards the Hwy 20 & Hwy 58 Junction, before reconstruction. Shortly after this photo was taken, this two-lane section of Hwy 406 was twinned and a new interchange was constructed at Hwy 20. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 406 #26 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 406 #27 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Facing east along Hwy 20 towards the Hwy 406 Junction, before reconstruction. This at-grade signalized intersection was replaced with a grade-separated interchange in 2006-2007. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Facing north along Hwy 406 towards St. Catharines from Hwy 20 & Hwy 58, before the highway was twinned.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 406 #24 - © Cameron Bevers

Above - Route marker assembly at the Hwy 20 & 58 Junction on Hwy 406 near Allanburg. References to the downloaded section of Hwy 58 through Allanburg were removed from Hwy 406 during construction of the new Hwy 20 Interchange in 2007.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 406 #28 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 406 #29 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Junction of Hwy 406 and Hwy 20 & Hwy 58 near Allanburg, facing south. This congested intersection was replaced with a grade separation and interchange shortly after this photo was taken. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Facing south along Hwy 406 towards the Hwy 20 Interchange near Fonthill. Note the temporary exit sign, which also indicates Hwy 58.
(Photograph taken on July 25, 2007  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 406 #30 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 406 #31 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Facing east along Hwy 20 towards the new overpass across Hwy 406.
(Photograph taken on July 25, 2007  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Facing south along Hwy 406 towards Welland from the new Hwy 20 Overpass near Fonthill. A 4 km section of Hwy 406 was twinned in conjunction with the interchange construction project at Hwy 20. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on July 25, 2007  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 406 #32 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 406 #33 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - New interchange construction at Hwy 406 and Hwy 20. Note the old right-turn deceleration lane in the background, which was later removed.
(Photograph taken on July 25, 2007  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Facing north along Hwy 406 towards St. Catharines from the new Hwy 20 Overpass near Fonthill. The new southbound lanes of Hwy 406 were still under construction when this photo was taken. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on July 25, 2007  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 406 #34 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 406 #23 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Ramp terminal construction at the Hwy 20 Interchange on Hwy 406. Due to project staging, a temporary ramp terminal was built a short distance to the west of this location. The temporary ramps can be seen in the background. The temporary ramps were removed once the permanent ramp terminal shown here was completed.
(Photograph taken on July 25, 2007  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Aerial view of the Hwy 20 Interchange on Hwy 406 near Fonthill, facing northwest. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on June 18, 2011  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 406 #21 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 406 #22 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Aerial view of Hwy 20 approaching Fonthill, facing west from the Hwy 406 Interchange. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on June 18, 2011  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Aerial view of the Hwy 20 Interchange on Hwy 406 near Fonthill. This interchange was completed in 2007, eliminating a particularly congested at-grade signalized intersection on Hwy 406. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on June 18, 2011  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #53 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #54 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Facing east along Hwy 20 & Hwy 58 towards Niagara Falls at the Allanburg Bridge. The Allanburg Lift Bridge across the Welland Canal can be seen in the background. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - The Allanburg Bridge is a single-span steel truss (Warren type) spanning a tributary of Lake Gibson.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #55 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #56 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Northern side of the Allanburg Bridge on Hwy 20 & Hwy 58. Structure completed in 1934.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Facing west along Hwy 20 & Hwy 58 towards Fonthill at the Allanburg Bridge. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #57 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #58 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Bridge manufacturer's plaque on the Allanburg Bridge on Hwy 20 & Hwy 58. Although the manufacturer's name is broken off, this bridge was likely built by the Hill Steel Construction Company of Hamilton, who built many steel truss bridges under contract for the Department of Highways in the 1930s.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Southern side of the Allanburg Bridge on Hwy 20 & Hwy 58.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #59 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 20 #60 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Facing east along Hwy 20 & Hwy 58 towards the Welland Canal Lift Bridge at Allanburg.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - View of the west tower of the Allanburg Lift Bridge. The centre bridge span can be hoisted up to allow marine traffic on the Welland Canal to pass through.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 20 #61 - © Cameron Bevers

Above - Welland Canal Lift Bridge at Allanburg. This bridge was constructed around 1930 as part of a project to relocate and widen a section of the Welland Canal near Allanburg.
(Photograph taken on October 18, 2005  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 58 #1 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 58 #2 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - East portal of the twin-tube Thorold Tunnel on Hwy 58. This tunnel carries Hwy 58 below the Welland Canal.
(Photograph taken in March, 2003  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - View of the Thorold Tunnel's west portal from the Pine Street Overpass. The tunnel opened to traffic on September 18, 1968.
(Photograph taken in March, 2003  -  © Cameron Bevers)




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