Pooley's Bridge

1962
2015
547 Wellington Street in Lebreton Flats around 1962.
547 Wellington Street in Lebreton Flats around 1962.
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City of Ottawa
Title: 547 Wellington Reference number: CA021027
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-5
The NCC expropriated and let Lebreton Flats sits empty for 50 years.
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-4.0
70 votes
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Built in 1873, the manse of the Western Methodist Church, architecturally interesting building, occupied the 547 Wellington Street in Lebreton Flats in 1962.  Miraculously, the manse and the church survived the 1900 fire which demolish two thirds of Hull and 20% of Ottawa.  Fifty years later, the building survied a first phase of demolition...
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1938
2012
Former Wellington street in Ottawa near Pooley's bridge
Former Wellington street in Ottawa near Pooley's bridge
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
-4
Mixed-use buildings replaced by nothing.
Visitors's vote
-0.8
25 votes
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This former block on Wellington Street in Ottawa were the last series of buildings before hitting Pooley's bridge that would lead to LeBreton Flats.  We can see the walls of the bridge on the left-hand side on the picture.After the intervention of the NCC, the area was turned into a...
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