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Building's name

The Bay


Other name(s): Magasin Morgan, Coloniale House , Magasin La Baie, Hudson's Bay Company / la compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson ,

Location / address
587 Sainte-Catherine Street West

Near Metro station McGill

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  Bus : 15, 61, 168

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Borough Downtown
Arrondissement Ville-Marie
Centre de l'Île

8 floors(overground)

Architect

John Pierce Hill  


Year of completion
1891

Building type
Office

Last update:
2014-01-15

CodeIMTL 189



The Bay


Picture by Alexis Hamel
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History and facts about this building

The building was built in red sandstone from Scotland.

Morgan's store was the first to leave Old Montreal and moved on Sainte-Catherine, which became the main commercial street in the years to come.

The Bay occupies this building since 1959.

Architect

John Pierce Hill  

Modifications :
1923: Ernest Isabell Barott & Blackader
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