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Manitoba History No. 88
Manitoba
History

No. 88

Lieutenant Governor's History Award
Lieutenant
Governor's
History
Award

MHS Fundraising Dinner
MHS
Fundraising
Dinner

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Manitoba Communities: Powerview (Village)

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

This municipality was named for its proximity to a hydroelectric power plant, built on the Winnipeg River in 1951.

Present Status

Town of Powerview-Pine Falls (1 May 2005)

Incorporation History

Village of Powerview (1 January 1951)
Amalgamation with Pine Falls (1 May 2005)

Adjoining Municipalities

Alexander

Land Area (square km)

?

Population

Year

Total

1976

668

1981

691

1986

1781

1991

1559

1996

?

2001

?

Mayors

Term

Mayor

1951-1956

H. J. Parent

1957-1958

E. P. Sherstone

1959-1960

Roy Cowan

1961-1962

S. Lazaruk

1963-1966

Mrs. J. L. Desilets

1967-1968

R. S. Papineau

1969-1970

A. Bruce

1971

George William Harbottle (1939-2012)

1972

?

1973-1984

Frank Jack Watson (c1921-2017)

1985-1989

Elie J. L. Trudell (1932-2010)

1990-1992

Francis J. Thibedeau

1993-2005

Henry Ostrowski Jr.

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Powerview.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 November 2018

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