Tag Archives: 1930s

Al Rashid Mosque (108 Ave, 111 Ave, Ft. Edmonton Park)

Circa 1940 (10120 108 Ave; Looking Northwest)

A98-55 - Al Rashid Mosque - 10120 108 Ave - ca 1940

2015 Google Streetview (10120 108 Ave; Looking North)

Al Rashid Mosque - 1938 Location - 10120 108 Ave - 2015

1960s (102 Street and 111 Ave; Looking Southwest)

BrentWelch - Al Rashid Mosque - 1960s

1949 (102 Street and 111 Ave; Looking Southeast)

EA-600-2636a - Moslem Mosque - July 16 1949

The City of Edmonton Archives has a great collection of interior and exterior images of the mosque dating 1949-1975. Just visit their catalogue online and search under images for “Mosque”.

PC006552 - Mohammedan Mosque, Edmonton - ca 1949

2015 Google Streetview (Approximate – 102 Street and 111 Ave; Looking South)

Al Rashid Mosque - 1948 Location - 102 Street and 111 Ave - 2015

2012 Google Streetview (Fort Edmonton Park; Looking South)

Al Rashid Mosque - Ft Edmonton Park Location - 1920s Street - 2012

Rossdale Power Plant

The Rossdale power plant looked very different in the first half of the 2oth century. As you will see below, it changed to a more familiar appearance in the 1930s. Read more about its history here.

1912 (Looking Southeast)

nc-6-271 - City Power House - 1912

1912 (Interior View)

nc-6-272 - Interior of the Power Plant, Edmonton, Alberta. - 1912

1913 (Looking East)

na-1328-788 - City Power House, Edmonton, Alberta. - ca 1913

1931 (Looking Southeast)

nd-3-5714 - City Power plant, Edmonton, Alberta. - 1931

1930s (Looking Northeast – The new power plant begins to grow)

EB-28-1126 - Rossdale Power plant - 1930s

2010 (Looking Northeast)

Wikimedia -Rossdale_Power_Plant - 2010

EdHGIS: 1914 Fire Insurance Map & 2015 Google Streetview Imagery

EB-28-1126 - Rossdale Power plant - Map 2015