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History

Plumbing the depths of history: why some old homes have a...

Old homes are often full of outdated features that seem bizarre in a modern context but served an important purpose at the time of...

Historical Home Spotlight: R. B. Bennett House

Year of Construction: 1912 Address: 802 Prospect Ave. S.W. Community: Upper Mount Royal Architectural Style: Georgian Revival Oddly enough, the most famous owner of this stately brick home...

Historical Home Spotlight: Alfred McKay Home

Year of Construction: 1905 Address: 35 Point Drive N.W. Community: Point McKay Architectural Style: Vernacular This pioneer vernacular home was built in 1905 by Alfred McKay (1860-1940). His...