Centretown

1910
2012
Grand Union Hotel in 1910
Corner of Elgin and Queen Streets in 2012
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We gave it a
-5
A bunker replaced a magnificent hotel with street interaction.
Visitors's vote
-4.2
33 votes
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The Grand Union Hotel was erected at the south-west corner of Elgin and Queen Street in Ottawa....
1910
2012
The Russell House in 1910
Public Space on Elgin in 2012
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We gave it a
-5
Sparks was shortened. Emptiness replaced an hotel, restaurants, shops and theaters.
Visitors's vote
-2.3
33 votes
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The Russell House has been demolished in the 1920s after being damaged by a fire.  The War Memorial sits where the Russell House used to be. ...
1910
1910
Former Russell House on Sparks Street in Ottawa.
Emptyness replaced the Russell House on Sparks Street in Ottawa.
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We gave it a
-5
Sparks was shortened. Emptiness replaced an hotel, restaurants, shops and theaters.
Visitors's vote
-3.0
28 votes
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1902
2012
Painting of Sparks Street looking West in 1902 from the Russell House.
The same Sparks Street without the Russell House.
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We gave it a
-5
Sparks Street is light-years away from what it used to be.
Visitors's vote
-2.3
32 votes
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