York Street

1968
2015
Modest dwellings on Friel Street in Ottawa in 1968
Modest dwellings on Beausoleil Drive in Ottawa in 1968
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Different buildings, comparable ambiance.
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Photo of some modest dwellings on Friel Street (now Beausoleil Drive) in Lowertown East.  The York Street Elementary School is in background....
1968
2015
Nelson and York Intersection in Lowertown East in Ottawa in 1968
Nelson and York Intersection in Lowertown East in Ottawa in 1968
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1960s urban renewal left deep scars in the urban fabric of Lowertown East
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This section of Nelson Street, intersecting with York Street,  took a hit when the urban renewal became a reality in Lowertown East and wiped all the existing houses so that none of the ones shown on the 1968 picture were still existing in 2015. The typical Ottawan houses on...
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~1915
2013
Byward Market from the peace tower.
Byward market from the Peace Tower.
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