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|Sunset Drive-in (Canton)|
|Location: 1179 Irish Settlement Rd. at Rte 68, Canton, NY 13617|
|Capacity: 260 cars|
|Original owner: Built by Donald F. Gilson.|
|Opening date: August 1, 1947|
|Final season: 1955 (screen tower blown down in a wind storm on August 5, 1955)|
|What's there now: Undeveloped, overgrown property.|
This page was last updated on January 12, 2010.
|Topo Map from 1988, courtesy of TerraServer USA.||Aerial image from 1962, courtesy of the St. Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation District.||Aerial image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth.||Aerial close-up image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth.|
|Grand opening ad from the Canton Commercial Advertisor on July 29, 1947.||Grand opening article from the Potsdam Herald-Recorder on July 30, 1947.||Grand opening ad from the Potsdam Herald-Recorder on July 30, 1947.||Closed for the season article from the Canton Commercial Advertisor on November 4, 1947.|
|Closed for the season article from the Canton Commercial Advertisor on November 11, 1947.||Re-opening for season article from thePotsdam Herald-Recorder on April 7, 1948.||Sunset Drive-in screen was blown down by wind on August 5, 1955, from the Ogdensburg Advance-News on August 7, 1955.||Sunset Drive-in picture from 1948, courtesy of Jeff Szot.|
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