Monday, May 26, 2008

Niagara Falls then and now: Lundy's Lane and Byng Ave.

(Click on photos to enlarge)Above: Looking west from Glenholme Ave. towards the east side of old house facing Lundy's Lane as it is being demolished on Dec.14, 2007, taken by R. Bobak.
Above: same view, old house is gone, new building is rising further to the rear of the lot, May 5, 2008. The building at the left with the drive thru was a Country Style coffee shop at the time, which  closed several years later.

Below: View looking north across Lundy's Lane - closer look at the old house being demolished to make way for a new drugstore development. Taken Dec. 14, 2007 by R. Bobak. This house was next to the Terrace Motel (far left) which was also being demolished, at the north-east corner of Lundy's Lane and Byng Ave. The Country Style coffee shop is at the far right. Below: same view, Apr.14, 2008, a Shoppers Drug Mart is rising on the site of the demolished Terrace Court motel.
Below: May 5, 2008
Below: May 8, 2008

Below: May 15, 2008
Below: View looking across Byng Ave., Feb.22, 2008. Steel frame is up.Below: same view, Apr.19, 2008
Below: May 5, 2008
Below: May 15, 2008

Below: closer look at the Terrace Court Motel's 1960's-style round-front motel office, Dec. 14, 2007. The motel's address was 6585 Lundy's Lane.
Below: view from across Lundy's Lane at the Terrace Court Motel, from further down the street, Dec. 14, 2007. Site is fenced off. House can be seen under demolition at far right of photo.
Below: same view - motel and house are now gone. Feb.6, 2008
Below: May 5, 2008
Below; May 8, 2008.

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