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Former Palace House located at 183 Broad Street at Lebreton Flats.
Emptyness at Lebreton Flats.
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City of Ottawa
Title: Untitled. Reference number: CA021011
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The NCC expropriated and let Lebreton Flats sits empty for 50 years.
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51 votes
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The Palace House was located on Broad Street, last street on the west-side of Lebreton Flats.From the inscription on top of the building name. it looks like the Palace House was one of the buildings built on the re-birth of Lebreton Flats after the fire of 1900....
1962
2015
547 Wellington Street in Lebreton Flats around 1962.
547 Wellington Street in Lebreton Flats around 1962.
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City of Ottawa
Title: 547 Wellington Reference number: CA021027
We gave it a
-5
The NCC expropriated and let Lebreton Flats sits empty for 50 years.
Visitors's vote
-4.0
70 votes
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Built in 1873, the manse of the Western Methodist Church, architecturally interesting building, occupied the 547 Wellington Street in Lebreton Flats in 1962.  Miraculously, the manse and the church survived the 1900 fire which demolish two thirds of Hull and 20% of Ottawa.  Fifty years later, the building survied a first phase of demolition...
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1962
2015
93-95 Sherwood Street in Ottawa
93-95 Sherwood Street in Ottawa
sources
City of Ottawa
Title: Untitled. Reference number: CA020958
We gave it a
-5
The NCC expropriated and let Lebreton Flats sits empty for 50 years.
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-3.8
62 votes
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Those two houses were located at 93 and 95 Sherwood Street in Lebreton Flats. Sherwood Street was running North-South between Booth Street and Broad Street. It was obviated in 1962 when the National Capital Commission (NCC) expropriated the Flats for its grandiose but yet-to-be-defined-fifty-years-later plan. The problem is not...
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1962
2015
185 to 197 Broad Street, Lebreon Flats, Ottawa
185 to 197 Broad Street, Lebreon Flats, Ottawa
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City of Ottawa
Title: Untitled. Reference number: CA021014
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The NCC expropriated and let Lebreton Flats sits empty for 50 years.
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68 votes
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Once again, this comparison shows NCC's incompetence when it comes to urban planning.  The buildings shown on the archival photo (not the 2015 photo since there is nothing left) were the last ones on Broad Street before hitting Albert Street.  Broad Street was the western limit of Lebreton Flats and...
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