Ottawa Transportation Commission Mass Transit Map 1951 | Usage tips.

Ottawa Transportation Commission Mass Transit Map 1951

References used for this project.

Legend

Route types

Trolley Bus Route ___________
Street Car Route ___________
Rush Hour Bus Route ___________
Bus Route ___________
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Each route can be clicked to view its route number and mode. Due to overlapping routes and layers, the route may be below other information on the map and not clickable. To bring it to the top of the map layers, click the layer twice in the control box at the top right portion of the map.

Base map

Topo. Map 1948 is the base map used to provide context for the mass transit routes. 5

Links to maps by year

1929 | 1939 | 1948 | 1951 | 1954_June | 1954_December | 1962 | 1965 | 1967 | 1973 | 1974 | 1976 | 1978 | 1979 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | Rail routes only 1929-2015 | Major Changes 1929-2015 | Timeline 1929-2015 | Landing page


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List of routes

Map
line
colour
Route
number
Route typeRoute mode
   001Street Car RouteStreet Car
   002Street Car RouteStreet Car
   003Street Car RouteStreet Car
   004Street Car RouteStreet Car
   005Street Car RouteStreet Car
   006Bus RouteBus
   006Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   007Bus RouteBus
   007Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   008Bus RouteBus
   009Bus RouteBus
   010Bus RouteBus
   011Bus RouteBus
   011Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   012Bus RouteBus
   012Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   013Bus RouteBus
   014Bus RouteBus
   015Bus RouteBus
   016Bus RouteBus
   017Bus RouteBus
   018Bus RouteBus
   018Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   019Bus RouteBus
   019Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   020Bus RouteBus
   020Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   021Bus RouteBus
   021Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   022Bus RouteBus
   022Rush Hour Bus RouteBus
   023Trolley Bus RouteTrolley Bus

Facts and Observations.


1. OC Transpo, OC Transpo Transit Routes 1929-2015, ESRI Shapefiles, Ottawa, Ontario: MacOdrum Library, Carleton University, August 29, 2018. https://library.carleton.ca/find/gis/geospatial-data/oc-transpo-transit-routes.

5. Geographical Section, General Staff, Department of National Defence, "Ottawa, Ontario. 1:63,360. Map Sheet 031G05, [Ed. 17], Gridded, 1948," Map, Scholars Portal, Accessed April 13, 2019. https://scholarsportal.info/

12 Glenn Clark, "Uplands Bus Lines - Gloucester South's Transit System from 1940 to 1950," Historic Gloucester 16 No.3 (2015): 6. http://www.gloucesterhistory.com/Historic%20Gloucester%20Volume%2016%20No%203.pdf.


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