Goodwin House - Ottawa
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 25.614 W 075° 40.719
18T E 446910 N 5030599
Quick Description: Goodwin house, built by railway executive George Goodwin from 1899 to 1900, is located on Laurier Avenue.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/17/2013 6:11:35 AM
Waymark Code: WMHAWC
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Hard Oiler
Views: 4

Long Description:
Goodwin House

"Goodwin House is a prominent heritage building in Ottawa, Canada. Located on Laurier Avenue East it was built by railway executive George Goodwin from 1899 to 1900. It is one of the largest mansions ever built in the city. It later became a convent for the Grey Nuns, and during the Second World War was used as the headquarters of the Canadian Women's Army Corps. In 1978 it was bought and restored by St. John Ambulance, who used it as their national headquarters. Recently it was sold to Amnesty International who today use it as their Canadian headquarters.

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Link to Property in The Ontario Properties Database: [Web Link]

Building or Property Type: Residential Building

County or Regional Municipality: Ottawa-Carleton

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