Knox Church

~1920
2014
Elgin Street with the former City hall and Grand Union Hôtel
Elgin Street with the NAC
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The north end of Elgin Street is now a urban thoroughfare.
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Elgin Street got somewhat less friendly over the years....
~1920
2014
Elgin Street in Ottawa around 1920 with City Hall and Knox Church
Elgin Street in Ottawa in 2014
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The north end of Elgin Street is now a urban thoroughfare.
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All the buildings on the photo disapeared:City HallKnox ChurchGrand Union Hotel...
~1931
2013
Knox Church on Elgin in 1938
Elgin street and Albert Street in Ottawa in 2013.
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Heritage demolition. Elgin Street is way to wide nowadays.
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Knox Presbyterian Church, designed by Henry Langley Architect in 1874 stood at the corner of Elgin Street and Albert Street for about 50 years when the authorities decided to widen Elgin Street between Laurier Street and Wellington Street. The King and Queen of England inaugurated the “new” Elgin when...
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1938
2013
Knox Church on Elgin in 1938
Knox Church on Elgin in 1938
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Elgin Street stops being a traditional main street at Lisgar Street where it swells up from 2 lanes to 6 lanes.  The archival photo clearly shows the unbroken line of trees that previously rand the length of  Elgin Street north of Lisgar Street.Elgin Street also had a streetcar line as...
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