Lisgar Street

1938
2013
Elgin Street at Lisgar looking north in Ottawa in 1938
Elgin Street at Lisgar looking north in Ottawa in 2013
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The streetscape of Elgin street was substanTially altered in the 70 years that separate the two photos.  The only 2 buildings that remained on Elgin are the Normal School and the First Baptist Church.  The Bell Place and other modern buildings took over the Victorian houses and low-rIse apartment buildings.One...
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2013
South-West Corner of Lisgar and Percy.
South-West Corner of Lisgar and Percy in 2013 with the Rideau Curling Club
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Ed Groleau Blacksmith was located on the south-west corner of Percy and Lisgar streets before the Rideau Curling Club took over the same spot.The houses on the right in the picture are practically identical as they were about 75 years ago....
1938
2013
Metcalfe looking north at Lisgar in 1938
Metcalfe Street at Lisgar
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1938
2012
Metcalfe street In Ottawa near Lisgar street
Metcalfe street In Ottawa near Lisgar street
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The only building still standing in 2012 when the present photo was taken is the Medical Art Building that stands on the corner of Metcalfe Street and Nepean Street.  The houses on the East-side of Metcalfe are long gone and the Tribeca, a high-rise condominium building, from Claridge is being...
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