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Rank: 10
Other name

Magasin Morgan, Coloniale House , Magasin La Baie, Hudson's Bay Company / la compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson ,

Architect
Location / address
587 Sainte-Catherine Street West

Near subway station McGill
  Bus : 15, 61, 168

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Borough Downtown
Arrondissement Ville-Marie
Centre de l'Île

8 floors(overground)

Year of completion
1891

Building type

Commercial

Building's name

The Bay







The Bay

Picture Alexis Hamel 2008:09


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History and facts

The building was built in red sandstone from Scotland.

Morgan's store was the first to leave Old Montreal and moved on Sainte-Catherine, which became the main commercial street in the years to come.

The Bay occupies this building since 1959.

Positionnement de cet édifice sur une carte ancienne 1912


BANQ Atlas Montreal p18 174399_018
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Positionnement de cet édifice sur une carte ancienne 1949


Centre-Ville de Montréal - carte aérienne 1947-1949 VM97-3_7P8-29
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Positionnement de cet édifice sur une carte ancienne 1890


BANQ Atlas Montreal p18 174399_018
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Architect

John Pierce Hill  

Modifications :
1923: Ernest Isabell Barott & Blackader - 1964 Bolton Ellwood et Aimers



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