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Manitoba
History

No. 87


War
Memorials
in Manitoba


This Old
Elevator


Abandoned
Manitoba


Memorable
Manitobans


Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Manitoba Communities: Lynn Lake (Town)

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Population | Mayors / Reeves | Memorable Manitobans | Historic Sites | History Books | Maps | Sources

This municipality was named for a nearby lake.

Present Status

Town of Lynn Lake (1 January 1997)

Incorporation History

Local Government District of Lynn Lake (9 May 1951)

Adjoining Municipalities

none

Land Area (square km)

910.23

Population

Year

Total

1996

1038

2001

699

2006

714

2011

674

2016

494

Mayors

Term

Mayor

1960-1961

Cecil Ruddock Neely (1892-1974)

1962-1963

G. J. Forsyth

1964

?

1965-1967

R. F. Robson

1968-1971

R. Moore

1972

?

1973-1975

A. H. Enns

1976-1977

Walter Perepeluk

1978

C. A. L. Morberg

1979-1980

?

1981-1983

Walter W. Perepeluk

1984-1989

Stanley William Geddes (1925-2003)

1990-1991

Albert J. Linfitt

1992-2010

Audie Dulewich

2011

Sean Maher

2012-2017

James Lindsay

2017-?

Darwin “Jim” Shortt

Memorable Manitobans

Search the MHS collection of biographies for ones connected to Lynn Lake:

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Lynn Lake.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Lynn Lake.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

We thank James Lindsay for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 21 October 2017

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