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Object ID # 1973.004.005
Object Name Bottle, Drinking
Other Name Bottle, Pop
Title Wm. Taylor & Son Ltd. Soda Bottle
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Date 20th-century
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Transparent bottle with "WM. TAYLOR & SON LTD. OWEN SOUND, ONT." molded emboss-style on one side. Crown cap-style bottle.
Provenance Found at a Grey County dump site by William Galbraith of Owen Sound, Grey County.

Unknown which glass factory made it. The bottle was made for Wm. Taylor & Son Ltd., a bottling company that was located at Owen Sound, Grey County. It likely dates after 1920 and before the 1950s (due to its cap style).

In the 1922 Vernon's Directory of Owen Sound, the Wm. Taylor & Son Ltd. bottling company was located at 957 4th Ave. East, and was then making carbonated beverages.
Collection Bottles & Equipment, 20th-c Collection
Material Glass
Dimensions H-20 Dia-5.5 cm
Found Grey County, Ontario
People Taylor, William
Taylor, Christopher
Subjects Bottling Companies
Bottling industry
Soda industry
Beverage industry
Search Terms Owen Sound Industries and Products
William Taylor & Son Limited