OC Transpo Mass Transit Map 1973 | Usage tips.

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OC Transpo Mass Transit Map 1973

References used for this project.

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Route types

Regular Route ___________
Peak Route ___________
Limited Stops Route ___________
Express 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

Open Street Map Today is the base map used to provide context for the mass transit routes. 8

Links to maps by year

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List of routes

Map
line
colour
Route
number
Route typeRoute mode
   001Regular RouteBus
   001ARegular RouteBus
   002Regular RouteBus
   002ARegular RouteBus
   003Regular RouteBus
   004Regular RouteBus
   005Peak RouteBus
   005Regular RouteBus
   006Regular RouteBus
   010Limited Stops RouteBus
   011Limited Stops RouteBus
   012Limited Stops RouteBus
   014Express RouteBus
   022Peak RouteBus
   023Peak RouteBus
   023Regular RouteBus
   024Limited Stops RouteBus
   025Limited Stops RouteBus
   031Peak RouteBus
   034Regular RouteBus
   035Regular RouteBus
   041Peak RouteBus
   051Regular RouteBus
   052Regular RouteBus
   053Regular RouteBus
   055Peak RouteBus
   061Regular RouteBus
   063Limited Stops RouteBus
   064Limited Stops RouteBus
   065Regular RouteBus
   066Regular RouteBus
   067Limited Stops RouteBus
   068Limited Stops RouteBus
   069Peak RouteBus
   071Regular RouteBus
   072Limited Stops RouteBus
   072Regular RouteBus
   073Peak RouteBus
   073Regular RouteBus
   074Limited Stops RouteBus
   074Peak RouteBus
   074Regular RouteBus
   076Regular RouteBus
   077Regular RouteBus
   082Regular RouteBus
   083Peak RouteBus
   083Regular RouteBus
   085Regular RouteBus
   091Regular RouteBus
   092Regular RouteBus
   093Peak RouteBus
   095Regular RouteBus
   099Peak RouteBus
   CURegular RouteBus

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.

8. © OpenStreetMap contributors, "OpenStreetMap Ottawa," Map, OpenStreetMap. OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF), Accessed April 14, 2019. https://www.openstreetmap.org.

7. Statistics Canada, "Canadian 1971 Census Profile (Census Tract Level)," Canadian Census Analyser, Toronto:Ontario. Accessed April 13, 2019. http://dc1.chass.utoronto.ca/census/index.html

10 OC Transpo, "History (Looking Back)," Milestones, OC Transpo, Accessed April 19, 2019, http://www.octranspo.com/about-octranspo/history_looking_back.

15 Colin Churcher, "Do-it-yourself Bus Service," Transport Canada staff magazine, December 1972, https://churcher.crcml.org/Articles/Article1972.html.

"A Bus - For Us.", directed by Rex Tasker, (Ottawa, ON: National Film Board, 1972,) film. https://www.nfb.ca/film/bus-for-us/.

David A. Wyatt, "All-Time List of Canadian Transit Systems," David A. Wyatt, Last modified 27 January 2017. https://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~wyatt/alltime/ottawa-on.html.

Colin Churcher, Personal correspondence, e-mail to author 21 April 2019.


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