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~1890
2012
View of the Corry Block from the Rideau Canal 1890
Locks of the Rideau Canal in 20112
Title: Rideau Canal Locks from Lock House. Reference number: FA-001 TOPLEYDB / 3326185
We gave it a
-3
Corry Block has been demolished.
Visitors's vote
+1.2
71 votes
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~1910
2012
Elgin Street at the corner of Queen.
Elgin Street at the corner of Queen.
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
-4
Increase in car traffic. Heritage demolition.
Visitors's vote
-2.8
38 votes
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The whole block east of Elgin Street has been demolished in the late 30's to make room for the wider street that we all know nowadays.  The NAC and the First World war Memorial succeeded the post office and the Russell House, a prestigious hotel in Ottawa.The building that is...
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~1910
2012
Rideau Canal with the former Post Office on Sparks street
Rideau Canal with view on the NAC
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
-3
Heritage demolition. Underuse of the Rideau Canal's shores.
Visitors's vote
-2.7
60 votes
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