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~1927
2014
Aerial View of the Rideau Canal in Ottawa around 1920
Aerial View of the Rideau Canal in Ottawa around 2014
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We gave it a
-5
Numerous heritage buildings demolished when the Gréber plan was implemented.
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+0.2
109 votes
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This aerial view of the downtown Ottawa shows how the land around the Rideau Canal has changed over the years.  The year at which the picture was taken can be estimated to 1927 from the existing buildings and landmarks; The Russell House burned down in 1928 and the Peace Tower...
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~1910
2014
Aerial view of Elgin Street in Ottawa around 1910
Aerial view of Elgin Street in Ottawa around 2014
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We gave it a
-5
The dynamic in the core would have been totally different if Elgin would have not been widened.
Visitors's vote
-1.0
106 votes
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This aerial view reveals that the northern section of Elgin Street has drastically changed over the years.  Essentially, all the buildings located on the East side of Elgin Street have been demolished to make room for the NAC and the War Memorial.  We believe that the dynamic of downtown Ottawa...
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~1920
2014
Former Ottawa City Hall on Elgin Street
NAC in Ottawa on Elgin Street in 2014
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We gave it a
-4
NAC which is turning its back to Elgin Street replaced a classic building & a public place
Visitors's vote
-4.2
89 votes
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The building was located on Elgin Street between Queen and Albert Streets.The second Ottawa City Hall was destroyed by a fire in 1931...
~1920
2014
Elgin Street in Ottawa around 1920 with City Hall and Knox Church
Elgin Street in Ottawa in 2014
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We gave it a
-5
The north end of Elgin Street is now a urban thoroughfare.
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80 votes
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All the buildings on the photo disapeared:City HallKnox ChurchGrand Union Hotel...
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