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Old Posted Apr 26, 2014, 5:57 PM
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It's long gone, but this is picture is somewhat upsetting. The larger building is the original Royal Bank head office; most of it was built around 1870.


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There would have been a really good case for turning this neighbourhood into a kind of "old town" around 1960 or so. A lot of great buildings were torn down, and many of them had some kind of national significance.
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