Central Park and Clemow Avenue News items, ca. 1907-1912

Here’s the plan of subdivision for the area north of Clemow Avenue, and between Bank and O’Connor, and near Central Park, ca. 1906:

And here are a few items of interest about Clemow Avenue and Central Park that I’ve dug up recently by trolling through the Ottawa Citizen newspaper, courtesy of Google News Archive:

From Jan. 1907, one of the first references to the development of Central Park by the Ottawa Improvement Commission:

From March 1909, an ad entitled: Choice Building Lots (on Monkland Avenue Driveway):

And from May 1912, an ad for houses for sale on Clemow, Linden Terrace, and Powell Avenue (notice the prices, which are a lot even for 1912):


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