Byward Market

1938
2013
ByWard Market looking north east
ByWard Market in 2013
Title: ByWard Market, from George St. Reference number: 4169705
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+2
Despite not being a market anymore, at least it is still up.
Visitors's vote
+1.1
71 votes
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~1975
2014
Corner of George Street and Sussex Drive in the mid-1970s.
Corner of George Street and Sussex Drive in 2014.
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
+5
Restauration of a heritage building in the turmoil of urban decay.
Visitors's vote
+3.5
119 votes
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The archival photo was probably taken in the mid-1970s when the disinterest for urban core in North American reached its apogee.  The NCC succesfully  retored this building (and many more along Sussex Drive).  It hosts the Modern Shop and the Black Tomato restaurant. ...
1938
2014
Dalhousie street looking north at Rideau Street.
Dalhousie street looking north at Rideau Street.
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
-1
Most of the buildings are still up. Different story for the Monument National
Visitors's vote
-2.2
99 votes
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The Monument National was erected at the north-west corner of Dalhousie Street and George Street where the Marriott is nowadays....
~1960
2014
Former convent at the corner of Rideau Street and Waller Street
Condo Tower Claridge Plaza 1
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
-3
Heritage building demolished to make room for a condo tower.
Visitors's vote
-3.0
104 votes
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The convent was demolished in 1972.  The chapel has been saved and restored the National Gallery of Canada....
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