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Power Plant for the Dominion Bureau of Statistics Building

Power Plant for the Dominion Bureau of Statistics Building

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People

  • Ross, Patterson, Townsend & Heughan (creator)
  • Ross, Patterson, Townsend & Fish (creator)
  • Ross, Patterson, Townsend & Heughan (architectural firm)
  • Ross, Patterson, Townsend & Fish (architectural firm)
  • Canada. Dept. of Public Works (client)
  • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

Title

Power Plant for the Dominion Bureau of Statistics Building

Dates of creation

1949-1951

Level of archival description

File 336

Scope and Content

File documents an executed project for a powerhouse in Ottawa, Ontario. Material in this file was produced between 1949 and 1951.

File contains a survey drawing, preliminary and design development drawings, working drawings, detail drawings, mechanical drawings, consultant drawings, and textual documents.

Reference Number

AP013.S1.D336

Location

Ottawa Ontario Canada

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    • Reference Number: ARCH40018
    • Title: Elevations, plans and sections, ducts and manholes, site plan, tunnel, oil pit, ash handling system
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH40030
    • Title: Plans, sections, elevations, plot plan
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen
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    • Reference Number: ARCH40035
    • Title: Doors, main entrance, room layouts, tunnel, structural plans, beam slab and column schedule
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH40045
    • Title: Plumbing and heating plans and sections, piping, electrical plans, substation layout and sections, switching room
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    9 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 8 ink on linen, 1 graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH40054
    • Title: Mechanical equipment
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    11 consultant drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • consultant drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 blueprints, 5 diazotypes
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    • Reference Number: ARCH40068
    • Title: Data sheets from Bailey Meter Company Limited, drawing for piping connection by United Conveyor Corporation
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    data sheets from Bailey Meter Company Limited (5 sheets), drawing for piping connection by United Conveyor Corporation (diazotype)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

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    • Reference Number: ARCH40017
    • Title: Topographical map showing location of powerhouse
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 survey drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • drawings, measured

    Extent and Medium:

    • diazotype
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    • Reference Number: ARCH40065
    • Title: Building specifications (copy no. 4)
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    1 textual records(s)

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    • Reference Number: ARCH40066
    • Title: Building specifications (copy no. 12)
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

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    • Reference Number: ARCH40067
    • Title: Lists of shop drawings
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual records(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 31 sheets
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