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1901
2011
Elgin Street in 1901 looking south
Elgin Street looking South in 2012
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We gave it a
-4
Lost of density. Open space with no real destination per say.
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-2.8
58 votes
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1939
2012
Roxborough Apartments on Elgin in 1939
Lord Elgin Hotel on Elgin Street in 2012
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-5
Heritage building destroyed. Sterile green space.
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-1.3
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This picture was taken in 1939 just after Elgin Street was widened. Roxborough apartments (as well as many other buildings) were demolished to make room for the Confederation Park as proposed in the Greber Plan. To the far left, the First Baptist Church is hardly visible, while the Lord Elgin...
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~1890
2012
Former bank in Old Hull
Intersection of Portage and Eddy Street
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
-3
Heritage conservation. Downtown Hull disfigured with Place du portage.
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106 votes
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~1890
2011
Former Post Office on Sparks Street
Wellington Street in 2012
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McCord Museum
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-4
Car is king now. Heritage demolition.
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-3.5
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