Union Station

~1915
2014
Former Union Station in Ottawa with Corry Block
Former Union Station in Ottawa without Corry Block
Title: Union Station, Ottawa, Ont. Reference number: 3325401
We gave it a
-2
Train station is now in suburbia. Urban car interchange has replaced the Corry Block.
Visitors's vote
-1.5
90 votes
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Almost nothing has changed on the building of the former Union Station, besides the "Union Station" words at the top of the main entrance.The building on the left was the Corry Block and it has been demolished to make room for this urban onramp linking Mackenzie Avenue and Colonel By...
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~1975
2014
Union Station with the new Colonoel By Drive.
Union Station with the new Colonoel By Drive in 2014
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We gave it a
+2
The site gain in maturity.
Visitors's vote
+0.8
131 votes
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When the archival photo was taken, bad things had already happened: the Central Train Station has been moved to the suburbs and the Corry Block had been demolished to provide road link between Mackenzie Avenue and the new Colonel By Drive (formerly Little Sussex).  Since those major configuration changes ,...
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~1900
2014
Rideau Canal before the construction of the Union Station
Rideau Canal before with the former building of the Union Station
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We gave it a
+2
Way more majestuous. Lost of key elements like the Central Station and the Corry Block.
Visitors's vote
+2.7
120 votes
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The shores of the Rideau Canal certainly gained in maturity with the addition of the building of the former Union Station and the construction of the Château Laurier.  However, the demolition of the Corry Block, the first "skyscraper" of Ottawa so that the Colonel By Drive could be connected to...
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1959
2013
Streetcars in Ottawa's street in 1959
Elgin street and Wellington Street in Ottawa in 2013
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Transit Toronto
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We gave it a
-3
Heritage building demolished. Streetcar removed from Ottawa's streets.
Visitors's vote
-2.4
36 votes
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When the Ottawa's streetcar were still present on the Ottawa's streets. ...
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