Ottawa

ottawa  Ottawa, Ontario

Mile 130.02

Opened: O&NY opened in Ottawa in 1898

Closed: 1957

Facilities: coal, water, turntable, engine house, oil

ottawa01Connections: Canadian Pacific Railway; Canadian Northern Ontario Railway (Canadian Northern Ry/Canadian National Ry)

When the O&NY began to¬†operate into Ottawa, they first used CPR’s Sussex Street station; the station stop was then moved to a shelter on CPR’s Sussex Street line at St. Patrick Strottawa02eet Bridge; O&NY then received permission to use Central Station (then to Union Station when it opened); in 1941, O&NY/NYC moved out of Union to their freight building on Mann Avenue to use as a station.

Photographs: all from my collection