King-Edward Avenue

1915
2013
King-Edward Avenue with trees and grass in 1915 in Ottawa.
King-Edward Avenue in 2013 in Ottawa.
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We gave it a
-5
Linear park replaced by a highway. Physical barrier between the two parts of Lowertown.
Visitors's vote
-4.2
96 votes
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1938
2013
St-Brigid Church with St. Patrick Street and King-Edward avenue in 1938
St-Brigid Church with St. Patrick Street and King-Edward avenue in 2013 in Ottawa
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We gave it a
-5
Tim Horton with parking in front replaced row houses. King-Edward is a disaster.
Visitors's vote
-3.9
75 votes
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~1950
2013
King-Edward avenue in 1950 with kids playing in the green medians of the road.
No more kids, only asphalt on King-Edward Avenue in 2013.
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We gave it a
-5
Linear park replaced by a highway. Physical barrier between the two parts of Lowertown.
Visitors's vote
-4.5
93 votes
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Note that back in the day, kids used to play on King-Edward as it was filled with trees and grass.  That situation nowadays would be for slightly inappropriate.  Even taking the 2013 shot was quite an adventure....
~1950
2013
Synagogue on King-Edward in Ottawa around 1950.
Synagogue on King-Edward in Ottawa in 2013
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-2.5
50 votes
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